[Study on differential diagnosis between MALT-type lymphoma and reactive lymphoid hyperplasia of the ocular adnexa].

@article{Xu2004StudyOD,
  title={[Study on differential diagnosis between MALT-type lymphoma and reactive lymphoid hyperplasia of the ocular adnexa].},
  author={Qing Hua Xu and Li-hua Xiao and Yan-jin He and Min Li and Ning Li and Zi-fen Gao},
  journal={[Zhonghua yan ke za zhi] Chinese journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2004},
  volume={40 12},
  pages={795-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the methods of differential diagnosis between mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) type lymphoma and reactive lymphoid hyperplasia in ocular adnexa. METHODS The clinical, morphologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular biologic (polymerase chain reaction [PCR]) studies were performed on 29 patients with MALT-type lymphoma and 8 patients with reactive lymphoid hyperplasia of the ocular adnexa. RESULTS 29 cases with MALT-type lymphoma expressed B-cell markers and but T… CONTINUE READING