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Intravascular large B-cell lymphoma colonizing cutaneous hemangiomas.

Research paper by Lorenzo L Cerroni, Iris I Zalaudek, Helmut H Kerl

Indexed on: 19 Aug '04Published on: 19 Aug '04Published in: Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland)



Abstract

Intravascular large B-cell lymphoma is a malignant neoplasm characterized by the proliferation of large B cells (rarely of T lymphocytes) confined within the blood vessels. Although the disease can be limited to the skin, involvement of other organs is common. We report a case of intravascular large B-cell lymphoma colonizing the vessels of preexisting cutaneous cherry hemangiomas.