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ALK-positive large B-cell lymphoma

Monday 30 May 2016

ALK-positive large B-cell lymphoma with strong CD30 expression

Anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (ALK+ DLBCL) is characterized by the presence of immunoblastic or plasmablastic cells with a strong ALK protein expression that is frequently associated with t(2;17)(p23;q23).

Open references

- ALK-positive diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the duodenum: A case report and review of the literature. Xing X, Lin D, Ran W, Liu H. Exp Ther Med. 2014 Aug;8(2):409-412. PMID: 25009592 (Free)

References

- ALK-positive large B-cell lymphoma with strong CD30 expression; doi : 10.1111/his 13002