Table of ContentsDefinition / general
Cite this page: DePond W. Malignant histiocytosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/lymphnodesmalignanthistiocytosis.html. Accessed April 23rd, 2019.
Definition / general
- Systemic, invasive proliferation of malignant histiocyte-like cells
- Traditionally included cases with hemophagocytosis, which is associated with diffuse large B cell lymphoma and T cell lymphomas
- Actually represents various conditions, including anaplastic large cell lymphoma and enteropathy associated T cell lymphoma of small bowel