What is the classification of low-grade thoracic non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) tumors?

Updated: Mar 05, 2019
  • Author: Ali Nawaz Khan, MBBS, FRCS, FRCP, FRCR; Chief Editor: Eugene C Lin, MD  more...
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Low-grade NHL tumors

  • Small lymphocytic tumors (lymphocytic and well-differentiated in the Rappaport classification)

  • Follicular predominantly small cleaved-cell (nodular, poorly differentiated lymphocytes) tumors

  • Follicular mixed and large cleaved-cell (nodular, [mixed] lymphocytic and histiocytic) tumors


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