Lymph nodes - not lymphoma
Neoplasms (excludes lymphoma)
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- A 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
End of Lymph nodes - not lymphoma > Neoplasms (excludes lymphoma) > Malignant histiocytosis
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