What are the possible complications of mantle cell lymphoma (MCL)?

Updated: Mar 15, 2019
  • Author: Muhammad Rashid Abbasi, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Complications from disease progression may include the following:

  • Cytopenias (neutropenia, anemia, thrombocytopenia) secondary to bone marrow infiltration
  • GI, pulmonary, or CNS complications secondary to extranodal involvement
  • Leukocytosis (lymphocytosis) in the leukemic phase of disease

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