Intravascular large B-Cell lymphoma with bone marrow involvement and superior sagittal sinus thrombosis: report of a case successfully treated with a CHOP/rituximab combination regimen.

@article{Jardin2005IntravascularLB,
  title={Intravascular large B-Cell lymphoma with bone marrow involvement and superior sagittal sinus thrombosis: report of a case successfully treated with a CHOP/rituximab combination regimen.},
  author={Fabrice Jardin and Françoise Callonnec and Nathalie Contentin and J M Picquenot and Isabelle Gueit and François H{\'e}ron and Christian Bastard and Herv{\'e} Tilly},
  journal={Clinical lymphoma},
  year={2005},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={46-9}
}
Intravascular large B-cell lymphoma (ILBCL) is a rare subtype of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (as currently recognized by the World Health Organization classification) and is characterized by proliferation of mature B-cells within the lumina of small and medium vessels. We report on a 66-year-old man who presented with a fever of undetermined origin, a splenomegaly, and an elevated lactate dehydrogenase level. The diagnosis of ILBCL was established by a bone marrow biopsy that showed CD20… CONTINUE READING