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type B1 thymoma (lymphocyte-rich thymoma)

Thursday 7 October 2010

Digital cases

- JRC:3190 : Mixed thymoma Thymoma, B1 (?B2)

Differential diagnosis

- precursor T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoblastic lymphoma


- Flow cytometry in the differential diagnosis of lymphocyte-rich thymoma from precursor T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoblastic lymphoma. Li S, Juco J, Mann KP, Holden JT. Am J Clin Pathol. 2004 Feb;121(2):268-74. PMID: 14983942 [Free]

- T-cell lymphocytosis associated with lymphocyte-rich thymoma. Barton AD. Cancer. 1997 Oct 15;80(8):1409-17. Review.PMID: 9338464 [Free]

- Thymoma mimicking lymphoblastic lymphoma: a pitfall in fine-needle aspiration biopsy interpretation. Friedman HD, Hutchison RE, Kohman LJ, Powers CN. Diagn Cytopathol. 1996 Mar;14(2):165-9; discussion 169-71. PMID: 8964175