Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx
Hematologic conditions
Peripheral T 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: Peripheral T cell lymphoma[TI] nasal

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Peripheral T cell lymphoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalperipheralT.html. Accessed August 18th, 2018.
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • No necrosis, no marked angiolymphatic invasion
  • Often intense squamous hyperplasia proliferating downward from overlying mucosa but without atypia
Negative stains
Molecular / cytogenetics description
  • Clonal rearrangement of T cell receptor gene