IP Journal of Diagnostic Pathology and Oncology


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Author Details: Swami SY, Dalve KT, Deshmukh VV, D�Costa GF

Volume : 1

Issue : 2

Online ISSN : 2581-3706

Print ISSN : 2581-3714

Article First Page : 39

Article End Page : 41


Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma [DLBCL] is the most frequently-occurring lymphoma, accounting for an estimated 35% of all lymphoma cases worldwide. This heterogeneous disease has a complex classification, and if left untreated, takes an aggressive and fatal clinical course.
Here, a 70 years’ female presented with lymph node enlargement. FNAC [Fine needle aspiration cytology] impression was suggestive of NHL [Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma] and histopathology was suggestive of secondaries from undifferentiated carcinoma with a differential diagnosis of NHL. On IHC [immunohistochemistry], final diagnosis was diffuse large B-cell lymphoma [Immunoblastic]: ABC [Activated B cell] like.

Activated B cell, Immunoblastic, Lymphoma, Diffuse, Large B cell