True histiocytic lymphoma following B-acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: case report with evidence for a common clonal origin in both neoplasms.

@article{Bouabdallah2001TrueHL,
  title={True histiocytic lymphoma following B-acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: case report with evidence for a common clonal origin in both neoplasms.},
  author={R{\'e}da Bouabdallah and P Ab{\'e}na and Bruno Chetaille and Th{\'e}r{\`e}se Aurran-Schleinitz and Danielle Sainty and Pierre Dubus and Christine Arnoulet and Diane Coso and Luc Xerri and J. A. Gastaut},
  journal={British journal of haematology},
  year={2001},
  volume={113 4},
  pages={1047-50}
}
True histiocytic lymphoma (THL) is a very rare type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) in which neoplastic cells exhibit markers of histiocytic differentiation. Some cases of THL have been reported in patients with previous acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), especially in children and young adults, in whom the acute leukaemia was of T-cell origin. The relationship between the initial lymphoid tumour and the secondary THL remains unclear, as a common monoclonal origin shared by both neoplasms has… CONTINUE READING

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