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Primary cutaneous follicle center lymphoma

MedGen UID:
234180
Concept ID:
C1333171
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Crosti's Disease; Crosti's disease; Crosti's lymphoma; Cutaneous Follicle Center Lymphoma; cutaneous follicle center lymphoma; Cutaneous Follicle Centre Lymphoma; cutaneous follicle centre lymphoma; PCFCL; Primary cutaneous follicle center cell lymphoma; Primary Cutaneous Follicle Center Lymphoma; primary cutaneous follicle center lymphoma; Primary cutaneous follicular center B-cell lymphoma; Reticulohistiocytoma of the Dorsum; Reticulohistiocytoma of the dorsum
SNOMED CT: Crosti's lymphoma (404143002); Primary cutaneous follicle center cell lymphoma (419662008); Primary cutaneous follicular center B-cell lymphoma (404143002); Primary cutaneous follicle center lymphoma (404143002); Primary cutaneous follicle center lymphoma (419662008)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0015814
Orphanet: ORPHA178540

Definition

A rare, indolent primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma characterized by a solitary or grouped erythematous plaques or tumors, preferentially located on the head, neck or trunk region, and composed of centroblasts and centrocytes arranged in a follicular, diffuse, or mixed growth pattern. The lesions are smooth and typically do not ulcerate. The neoplastic cells express pan B cell markers and Bcl-6, and typically lack Bcl-2. [from ORDO]

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  • CROGVPrimary cutaneous follicle center lymphoma

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Hristov AC, Tejasvi T, Wilcox RA
Am J Hematol 2023 Aug;98(8):1326-1332. Epub 2023 May 22 doi: 10.1002/ajh.26968. PMID: 37434388
Krenitsky A, Klager S, Hatch L, Sarriera-Lazaro C, Chen PL, Seminario-Vidal L
Am J Clin Dermatol 2022 Sep;23(5):689-706. Epub 2022 Jul 19 doi: 10.1007/s40257-022-00704-0. PMID: 35854102
Pinter-Brown LC
Dermatol Clin 2015 Oct;33(4):835-40. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2015.05.003. PMID: 26433853

Curated

NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®), Primary Cutaneous Lymphomas, 2024

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Wang S, Perlmutter JW, Johnston J, Nugent Z, Wiseman M
J Cutan Med Surg 2022 Nov-Dec;26(6):604-612. Epub 2022 Sep 22 doi: 10.1177/12034754221126119. PMID: 36134749Free PMC Article
Edmonds N, Hernández-Pérez M, Holsinger M, Gru AA
J Cutan Pathol 2021 May;48(5):663-668. Epub 2021 Jan 13 doi: 10.1111/cup.13939. PMID: 33326136
Grandi V, Alberti Violetti S, La Selva R, Cicchelli S, Delfino C, Fava P, Fierro MT, Pileri A, Pimpinelli N, Quaglino P, Berti E
G Ital Dermatol Venereol 2019 Aug;154(4):466-479. Epub 2017 Nov 16 doi: 10.23736/S0392-0488.17.05670-X. PMID: 29144099
Chen ST, Barnes J, Duncan L
Semin Cutan Med Surg 2018 Mar;37(1):49-55. doi: 10.12788/j.sder.2018.014. PMID: 29719020
Hope CB, Pincus LB
Clin Lab Med 2017 Sep;37(3):547-574. doi: 10.1016/j.cll.2017.05.009. PMID: 28802500

Diagnosis

Laurent C, Cook JR, Yoshino T, Quintanilla-Martinez L, Jaffe ES
Virchows Arch 2023 Jan;482(1):149-162. Epub 2022 Nov 17 doi: 10.1007/s00428-022-03432-2. PMID: 36394631Free PMC Article
Goyal A, LeBlanc RE, Carter JB
Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 2019 Feb;33(1):149-161. doi: 10.1016/j.hoc.2018.08.006. PMID: 30497672
Skala SL, Hristov B, Hristov AC
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2018 Nov;142(11):1313-1321. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2018-0215-RA. PMID: 30407851
Hope CB, Pincus LB
Clin Lab Med 2017 Sep;37(3):547-574. doi: 10.1016/j.cll.2017.05.009. PMID: 28802500
Pinter-Brown LC
Dermatol Clin 2015 Oct;33(4):835-40. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2015.05.003. PMID: 26433853

Therapy

Hristov AC, Tejasvi T, Wilcox RA
Am J Hematol 2023 Aug;98(8):1326-1332. Epub 2023 May 22 doi: 10.1002/ajh.26968. PMID: 37434388
Wang S, Perlmutter JW, Johnston J, Nugent Z, Wiseman M
J Cutan Med Surg 2022 Nov-Dec;26(6):604-612. Epub 2022 Sep 22 doi: 10.1177/12034754221126119. PMID: 36134749Free PMC Article
Nicolay JP, Wobser M
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2016 Dec;14(12):1207-1224. doi: 10.1111/ddg.13164. PMID: 27992127
Fernández-Guarino M, Ortiz-Romero PL, Fernández-Misa R, Montalbán C
Actas Dermosifiliogr 2014 Jun;105(5):438-45. Epub 2013 Mar 26 doi: 10.1016/j.ad.2012.10.021. PMID: 23540593
Suárez AL, Querfeld C, Horwitz S, Pulitzer M, Moskowitz A, Myskowski PL
J Am Acad Dermatol 2013 Sep;69(3):343.e1-11; quiz 355-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2013.06.011. PMID: 23957985

Prognosis

Lee J, Cohen JA, Wrone DA, Gru AA
J Cutan Pathol 2022 Apr;49(4):403-407. Epub 2021 Dec 6 doi: 10.1111/cup.14173. PMID: 34797569
Edmonds N, Hernández-Pérez M, Holsinger M, Gru AA
J Cutan Pathol 2021 May;48(5):663-668. Epub 2021 Jan 13 doi: 10.1111/cup.13939. PMID: 33326136
Goyal A, LeBlanc RE, Carter JB
Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 2019 Feb;33(1):149-161. doi: 10.1016/j.hoc.2018.08.006. PMID: 30497672
Skala SL, Hristov B, Hristov AC
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2018 Nov;142(11):1313-1321. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2018-0215-RA. PMID: 30407851
Chen ST, Barnes J, Duncan L
Semin Cutan Med Surg 2018 Mar;37(1):49-55. doi: 10.12788/j.sder.2018.014. PMID: 29719020

Clinical prediction guides

Wang S, Perlmutter JW, Johnston J, Nugent Z, Wiseman M
J Cutan Med Surg 2022 Nov-Dec;26(6):604-612. Epub 2022 Sep 22 doi: 10.1177/12034754221126119. PMID: 36134749Free PMC Article
Jacob LA, Asati V, Lakshmaiah KC, Govind BK, Lokanatha D, Babu SM, Lokesh KN, Rudresh AH, Rajeev LK, Mulchandani NJ, Anand A, Koppaka D, Mysore SN
Indian J Cancer 2018 Apr-Jun;55(2):134-137. doi: 10.4103/ijc.IJC_418_17. PMID: 30604723
Chockalingam R, Aneja S, Patel AB
Cutis 2018 Jan;101(1):E30-E33. PMID: 29529119
Pinter-Brown LC
Dermatol Clin 2015 Oct;33(4):835-40. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2015.05.003. PMID: 26433853
Suárez AL, Querfeld C, Horwitz S, Pulitzer M, Moskowitz A, Myskowski PL
J Am Acad Dermatol 2013 Sep;69(3):343.e1-11; quiz 355-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2013.06.011. PMID: 23957985

Recent systematic reviews

Sokol L, Naghashpour M, Glass LF
Cancer Control 2012 Jul;19(3):236-44. doi: 10.1177/107327481201900308. PMID: 22710899

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      NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®), Primary Cutaneous Lymphomas, 2024

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