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Disease Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse

Name Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse
Synonyms Diffuse Histiocytic Lymphoma | Diffuse Histiocytic Lymphomas | Diffuse, Large B-Cell, Lymphoma | Diffuse Large Cell Lymphoma | Diffuse Large-Cell Lymphoma | Diffuse Large-Cell Lymphomas | Histiocytic Lymphoma | Histiocytic Lymphoma, Diffuse | Histiocytic Lymphomas | Histiocytic Lymphomas, Diffuse | Large Cell Lymphoma, Diffuse | Large-Cell Lymphoma, Diffuse | Large-Cell Lymphomas, Diffuse | Large Lymphoid Lymphoma, Diffuse | Lymphoma, Diffuse Histiocytic | Lymphoma, Diffuse Large Cell | Lymphoma, Diffuse Large-Cell | Lymphoma, Histiocytic | Lymphoma, Histiocytic, Diffuse | Lymphoma, Large Cell, Diffuse | Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Diffuse | Lymphoma, Large Lymphoid, Diffuse | Lymphomas, Diffuse Histiocytic | Lymphomas, Diffuse Large-Cell | Lymphomas, Histiocytic
Definition Malignant lymphoma composed of large B lymphoid cells whose nuclear size can exceed normal macrophage nuclei, or more than twice the size of a normal lymphocyte. The pattern is predominantly diffuse. Most of these lymphomas represent the malignant counterpart of B-lymphocytes at midstage in the process of differentiation.
Categories Cancer | Immune system disease | Lymphatic disease
MeSH® ID D016403

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Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
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