Extranodal marginal zone lymphoma in the ocular region: clinical, immunophenotypical, and cytogenetical characteristics.

@article{Sj2009ExtranodalMZ,
  title={Extranodal marginal zone lymphoma in the ocular region: clinical, immunophenotypical, and cytogenetical characteristics.},
  author={Lene Dissing Sj{\"o} and Steffen Heegaard and Jan Ulrik Prause and Bodil Laub Petersen and Sanni Pedersen and Elisabeth Methner Ralfkiaer},
  journal={Investigative ophthalmology & visual science},
  year={2009},
  volume={50 2},
  pages={516-22}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate clinical, immunophenotypical, and cytogenetical characteristics of 116 patients with a diagnosis of extranodal marginal zone lymphoma (EMZL) presenting primarily in the ocular region. METHODS Specimens from all patients with a diagnosis of ophthalmic lymphoma in Denmark during the period 1980 to 2005 were reviewed and reclassified according to the World Health Organization (WHO) classification. Cases reclassified as EMZL were selected and reviewed with respect to clinical… CONTINUE READING