immunodeficiency-associated Hodgkin Lymphoma
Tuesday 9 July 2013
immunodeficiency-associated Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma
Iatrogenic immunodeficiency-associated lymphoproliferative disorders are rare. A small subset of these lesions resembles classical Hodgkin lymphoma (CHL).
Iatrogenic immunodeficiency-associated CHL is highly associated with Epstein-Barr virus infection, and patients usually have a good outcome after discontinuation of immunomodulatory agents and chemotherapy for CHL.
Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma Arising in the Setting of Iatrogenic Immunodeficiency: A Clinicopathologic Study of 10 Cases. Loo EY, Medeiros LJ, Aladily TN, Hoehn D, Kanagal-Shamanna R, Young KH, Lin P, Bueso-Ramos CE, Manning JT Jr, Patel K, Thomazy V, Brynes RK, Goswami M, Fayad LE, Miranda RN. Am J Surg Pathol. 2013 Jun 14. PMID: 23774171