Hippokratia 2(4):186-188

I.D. Venizelos, M. Leontsini

Abstract

Ki-1 positive anaplastic large - cell malignant lymphoma (Ki-1 ALCL) is an uncommon type of non - Hodgkin' lymphoma. Recently, a morphological subtype of Ki-1 ALCL was described which is characterized by extensive eosinophilic infitration in the absence of necrosis. We describe the clinicopathological features of one case of Ki-1 ALCL, in a 17 year old boy, in which there was extensive infiltration by eosinophils in the absence of necrosis.

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