A Severe Case of Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma in a Previously Healthy Woman: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges
Petya Angelova, Robert Brock, Alexandra-Teodora Negoescu, Lara-Marie Schmitt, Julia Meißner, Sascha Dietrich, Carsten Müller-Tidow, Jan Philipp Novotny
announced: 03. 12. 2020
Anaplastic large cell lymphomas are an aggressive subtype of peripheral T-cell lymphomas that can manifest with a variety of symptoms. Our case highlights the importance of prompt tissue sampling, especially if an associated hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis is detected and no clinical improvement is observed upon glucocorticoid treatment.
keywords: Lymphoma; Anaplastic; Anaplastic large cell lymphoma; Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
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