Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx
Hematologic conditions
Diffuse large B cell lymphoma

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

Revised: 22 May 2018, last major update November 2004

Copyright: (c) 2004-2018,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Diffuse large B cell lymphoma[TIAB] nasal

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Diffuse large B cell lymphoma. website. Accessed November 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Most common lymphomas of nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses in U.S. and Western Europe; also most common type in children
  • More common in paranasal sinuses than nasal cavity; may invade orbit
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) images

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2: large neoplastic lymphoid cells;
3A: CD20+; 3B: CD3- large cells
(small cells are CD3+)

Positive stains
Additional references