Lymphoproliferative disorders of the gastrointestinal tract: a review and pragmatic guide to diagnosis.

@article{Burke2011LymphoproliferativeDO,
  title={Lymphoproliferative disorders of the gastrointestinal tract: a review and pragmatic guide to diagnosis.},
  author={Jerome Burke},
  journal={Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={135 10},
  pages={1283-97}
}
CONTEXT The gastrointestinal tract is the most common site of extranodal lymphomas. Although all histologic categories of malignant lymphoma develop in the gastrointestinal tract, large B-cell lymphomas predominate, followed by extranodal marginal zone lymphomas of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) type; the latter is especially prevalent in stomach. The acceptance of extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of MALT type as a clinicopathologic entity has reduced the number of cases that… CONTINUE READING