Primary Cutaneous Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma, Leg Type: A Report of a Case and Review of the Literature

Authors: Tichý M. J.tichý M. 1,2 2;  A. Hluší 3;  J. Urbánek 1
Authors‘ workplace: Klinika chorob kožních a pohlavních LF UP a FN Olomouc přednostka doc. MUDr. D. Ditrichová, CSc. 1;  Ústav patologické anatomie LF UP a FN Olomouc přednosta doc. MUDr. Martin Tichý, CSc. 2;  Hematoonkologická klinika LF UP a FN Olomouc přednosta prof. MUDr. K. Indrák, DrSc. 3
Published in: Čes-slov Derm, 83, 2008, No. 2, p. 73-76
Category: Case Reports


Primary cutaneous diffuse large B-cell lymphoma – leg type (PCLBCL) belongs among cutaneous B-cell lymphomas with relatively aggressive clinical behaviour. The authors describe a single case of 68-year-old man with PCLBCL and characterize clinical, histopathological and immunohistochemical features of PCLBCL and give an overview of current literature.

Key words:
WHO-EORTC classification for cutaneous lymphomas – diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, leg type – differential diagnostics


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