Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of Waldeyer's ring has distinct clinicopathologic features: a GELA study.

@article{Leval2012DiffuseLB,
  title={Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of Waldeyer's ring has distinct clinicopathologic features: a GELA study.},
  author={Laurence de Leval and Christophe Bonnet and Christiane Copie-Bergman and Laurence Seidel and Maryse Baia and Julie Bri{\`e}re and Thierry Jo Molina and Bettina Fabiani and Tony Petrella and Jacques Bosq and Christian Gisselbrecht and Rienert Siebert and Herv{\'e} Tilly and Corinne Haioun and Georges Fillet and Ph Gaulard},
  journal={Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 12},
  pages={3143-51}
}
BACKGROUND Diffuse large B-cell lymphomas (DLBCLs) arising in specific extranodal sites have peculiar clinicopathologic features. PATIENTS AND METHODS We analyzed a cohort of 187 primary Waldeyer's ring (WR) DLBCLs retrieved from GELA protocols using anthracyclin-based polychemotherapy. RESULTS Most patients (92%) had stage I-II disease. A germinal… CONTINUE READING