Hematopathology: integration of morphologic features and biologic markers for diagnosis.

  • Elaine S. Jaffe
  • Published 1999 in
    Modern pathology : an official journal of the…


The Revised European-American Classification of Lymphoid Neoplasms (REAL) represented a new paradigm for the classification of lymphomas. Although earlier classification schemes relied strictly on morphologic features or immunophenotype for the definition of diagnostic categories, the REAL classification emphasized that each disease was a distinct entity… (More)