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Pulmonary lymphomas: current concepts.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6352459     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The shift from a clinical definition (aggressive behavior) to an immunologic definition (clonal proliferations of cells) of lymphomas has led to a reinterpretation of most pulmonary pseudolymphomas as indolent lymphomas. The recognition of the diverse histologic appearance of lymphomas and the acceptance of extranodal lymphomas support the view that most cases of lymphomatoid granulomatosis are malignant lymphomas. Criteria for the recognition and classification of pulmonary lymphoid lesions are discussed.
Authors:
T V Colby; C B Carrington
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Human pathology     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0046-8177     ISO Abbreviation:  Hum. Pathol.     Publication Date:  1983 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-11-23     Completed Date:  1983-11-23     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9421547     Medline TA:  Hum Pathol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  884-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cell Transformation, Neoplastic / pathology
Humans
Lung Neoplasms / diagnosis,  immunology,  pathology*
Lymphatic System / pathology
Lymphocytes / pathology
Lymphoma / diagnosis,  immunology,  pathology*
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin / diagnosis,  pathology
Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis / classification,  diagnosis,  pathology
Lymphoproliferative Disorders / diagnosis,  pathology
Neoplasm Staging
Plasma Cells / pathology
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
HL 19717/HL/NHLBI NIH HHS

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