Isolated central nervous system involvement by lymphomatoid granulomatosis in an adolescent: a case report and review of literature.

@article{Gupta2010IsolatedCN,
  title={Isolated central nervous system involvement by lymphomatoid granulomatosis in an adolescent: a case report and review of literature.},
  author={Tejpal Gupta and Tabassum Wadasadawala and Tanuja M Shet and Rakesh Jalali and Hari Vinayak Menon},
  journal={Pediatric hematology and oncology},
  year={2010},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={150-9}
}
Lymphomatoid granulomatosis is an Epstein-Barr virus-associated multisystem disease that combines granulomatous inflammatory process with lymphoproliferative potential. It predominantly affects lungs, skin, and brain and is characterized by multifocal, transmural, angiocentric, and angiodestructive pleomorphic lymphoid infiltrate in a perivascular distribution. Lymphomatoid granulomatosis is generally considered to be a neoplastic B-cell proliferation that has traditionally been associated with… CONTINUE READING