Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx
Hematologic conditions
Mantle cell lymphoma

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 22 May 2018, last major update November 2004

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PubMed Search: Mantle cell lymphoma nasal

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Mantle cell lymphoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalMCL.html. Accessed October 18th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Among the more common lymphomas of nasopharynx
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Sheets of small blue cells with irregular nuclei
  • Overlying mucosa often undisturbed
Positive stains
Negative stains
Molecular / cytogenetics description
  • t(11;14)