Lymphoma and plasma cell neoplasms
T / NK cell disorders
Nodal CD8+ cytotoxic T-cell lymphoma

Author: Dragos Luca, M.D. (see Authors page)

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Terminology
Case reports
Prognosis and treatment
  • Poor prognosis - diffuse large cell type with massive necrosis, apoptosis, DIC or hemophagocytic syndrome (Mod Pathol 2002;15:1131)
  • Better prognosis - diffuse medium or mixed cell type
Postulated normal counterpart
  • CD8 positive cytotoxic T lymphocytes
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Macrophages ingesting nuclear debris

Diffuse small, medium and large cleaved cells

CD3+


CD8+

Perforin+

Granzyme B+

TIA1+

EBER1+ in situ hybridization

Positive stains
Negative stains