[A case of bilateral MALT (mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue) type conjunctival malignant lymphoma].

@article{Kawamoto1996ACO,
  title={[A case of bilateral MALT (mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue) type conjunctival malignant lymphoma].},
  author={Kunihiko Kawamoto and Yoshitaka Miyanaga and Sumiko Toriyama},
  journal={Nippon Ganka Gakkai zasshi},
  year={1996},
  volume={100 3},
  pages={246-52}
}
A case of bilateral MALT (mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue) type conjunctival malignant lymphoma is reported. The patient, a 32 year old female, was referred to our hospital with the diagnosis of allergic conjunctivitis. We performed histopathological, immunohistochemical, and molecular genetical examination. The histopathological findings showed proliferation of CCL (centrocytelike) cells, lymphoepithelial lesion, and follicular colonization. Monoclonality of the tumor cells was revealed by… CONTINUE READING