Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma

What is Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma?

Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma meaning B-cell lymphoma originating in the skin. There is no evidence of extracutaneous involvement at the time of diagnosis or for six months after diagnosis. Two subtypes of PCBCL have been identified by the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer: follicle centre cell lymphoma and large B-cell lymphoma.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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