Post-transplant plasmablastic lymphoma of the skin.

  title={Post-transplant plasmablastic lymphoma of the skin.},
  author={Catherine L Black and Erwin Foster-Smith and Ian D. Lewis and Randall James Faull and Shireen K. Sidhu},
  journal={The Australasian journal of dermatology},
  volume={54 4},
Plasmablastic lymphoma (PBL) is a recently described rare variant of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma characterised by its aggressive nature and plasmacytic differentiation. It most frequently arises in the oral cavity of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients. However extra-oral involvement is becoming increasingly recognised, particularly in HIV-negative patients. We report a case of PBL presenting as multiple violaceous nodules and plaques on the leg of a HIV-negative patient, 13… CONTINUE READING