Hodgkin disease associated with T-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas: case reports and review of the literature.

@article{Brown2004HodgkinDA,
  title={Hodgkin disease associated with T-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas: case reports and review of the literature.},
  author={Jennifer Rose Brown and Andrew P. Weng and Arnold Stephen Freedman},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  year={2004},
  volume={121 5},
  pages={701-8}
}
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) is more likely to develop in patients with Hodgkin disease (HD) than in the general population. Although reports of synchronous or metachronous HD and NHL are not uncommon in the literature, the biologic relationship of these 2 malignant neoplasms often is unclear. A larger-than-expected fraction of NHLs occurring in patients with HD are of the T-cell phenotype. We report 1 synchronous and 3 metachronous cases of HD and T-cell NHL. In 2 cases, the 2 tumors are… CONTINUE READING