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Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse

Malignant lymphoma composed of large B lymphoid cells whose nuclear size can exceed normal macrophage nuclei, or more than twice the size of a normal lymphocyte. The pattern is predominantly diffuse. Most of these lymphomas represent the malignant counterpart of B-lymphocytes at midstage in the process of differentiation.

Year introduced: 2008 (1991)

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Tree Number(s): C04.557.386.480.150.585, C15.604.515.569.480.150.585, C20.683.515.761.480.150.585

MeSH Unique ID: D016403

Entry Terms:

  • Lymphoma, Histiocytic
  • Histiocytic Lymphomas
  • Lymphoma, Large Lymphoid, Diffuse
  • Lymphoma, Histiocytic, Diffuse
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Diffuse
  • Lymphoma, Diffuse Large-Cell
  • Lymphoma, Diffuse Large Cell
  • Diffuse Large-Cell Lymphoma
  • Diffuse Large Cell Lymphoma
  • Diffuse Large-Cell Lymphomas
  • Diffuse, Large B-Cell, Lymphoma
  • Histiocytic Lymphoma
  • Histiocytic Lymphoma, Diffuse
  • Diffuse Histiocytic Lymphoma
  • Diffuse Histiocytic Lymphomas
  • Lymphoma, Diffuse Histiocytic
  • Large Lymphoid Lymphoma, Diffuse
  • Large-Cell Lymphoma, Diffuse
  • Large Cell Lymphoma, Diffuse
  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
  • Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Diffuse

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