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Lymphoid hyperplasia

Reviewers: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 25 September 2012, last major update September 2012
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● Resembles lymphoma clinically
● Associated with gastric ulceration; may have extensive fibrosis
● Usually H. pylori infection
● May be precursor to extranodal marginal zone (MALT) lymphoma

Micro description

● Reactive germinal centers, mixed inflammatory cells, polyclonal immunoglobulins

End of Stomach > Lymphoma > Lymphoid hyperplasia

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