The t(14;18) and bcl-2 expression are present in a subset of primary cutaneous follicular lymphoma: association with lower grade.

@article{Lawnicki2002TheTA,
  title={The t(14;18) and bcl-2 expression are present in a subset of primary cutaneous follicular lymphoma: association with lower grade.},
  author={Lyle C Lawnicki and Dennis D. Weisenburger and Patricia A Aoun and Wing C. Chan and Robert S Wickert and Timothy C. Greiner},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  year={2002},
  volume={118 5},
  pages={765-72}
}
According to the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer classification, primary cutaneous follicle center cell lymphoma is not associated with the t(14;18)(q32;q21) and only rarely expresses bcl-2 protein. To further investigate this issue, we evaluated a series of 20 patients (14 men, 6 women) with primary cutaneous follicular lymphoma (PCFL). The presenting skin lesion was located in the head and neck region in 16 of 20 patients. Most cases were grade 2 (6/20) or grade 3… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

Diagnostic Algorithm of Common Mature B-Cell Lymphomas by Immunohistochemistry.

Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine • 2017
View 3 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…