Primary CNS T-cell lymphoma of the spinal cord: case report and literature review.

@article{Guzzetta2015PrimaryCT,
  title={Primary CNS T-cell lymphoma of the spinal cord: case report and literature review.},
  author={Melissa Guzzetta and Steven Drexler and Brian Buonocore and Virginia Donovan},
  journal={Laboratory medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={159-63}
}
Primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) accounts for 1% of all lymphoma diagnoses and as many as 6% of all central nervous system (CNS) tumors. Most cases of PCNSL are of B-cell type; few are of T-cell lineage. PCNSL mainly occurs intracranially; primary spinal-cord lymphoma only occurs rarely. Moreover, intramedullary presentation without intracranial lesions is virtually unknown. Herein, we present a case of primary T-cell CNS lymphoma limited to the intramedullary spinal cord in an… CONTINUE READING
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