Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma with Epstein-Barr virus-positive Hodgkin-like cells.

@article{Venkataraman2011AdultTL,
  title={Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma with Epstein-Barr virus-positive Hodgkin-like cells.},
  author={Girish Venkataraman and Jonathan Berkowitz and John Christopher Morris and John Janik and Mark A. Raffeld and Stefania Pittaluga},
  journal={Human pathology},
  year={2011},
  volume={42 7},
  pages={1042-6}
}
Hodgkin-like cells have been described in a variety of non-Hodgkin lymphomas including chronic lymphocytic leukemia and peripheral T-cell lymphoma. There have been rare reports in the Japanese population of human T-cell lymphotrophic virus-1-associated adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma harboring Hodgkin-like cells; however, no similar cases have been described in Western patients. We report a 53-year-old African American man who presented with progressive weakness and lethargy, and was found to… CONTINUE READING