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Descriptor English:   Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse 
Descriptor Spanish:   Linfoma de CÚlulas B Grandes Difuso 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Linfoma Difuso de Grandes CÚlulas B 
Synonyms English:   Diffuse Histiocytic Lymphoma
Diffuse Histiocytic Lymphomas
Diffuse Large Cell Lymphoma
Diffuse Large-Cell Lymphoma
Diffuse Large-Cell Lymphomas
Diffuse, Large B-Cell, Lymphoma
Histiocytic Lymphoma
Histiocytic Lymphoma, Diffuse
Histiocytic Lymphomas
Histiocytic Lymphomas, Diffuse
Large Cell Lymphoma, Diffuse
Large Lymphoid Lymphoma, Diffuse
Large-Cell Lymphoma, Diffuse
Large-Cell Lymphomas, Diffuse
Lymphoma, Diffuse Histiocytic
Lymphoma, Diffuse Large Cell
Lymphoma, Diffuse Large-Cell
Lymphoma, Histiocytic
Lymphoma, Histiocytic, Diffuse
Lymphoma, Large Cell, Diffuse
Lymphoma, Large Lymphoid, Diffuse
Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Diffuse
Lymphomas, Diffuse Histiocytic
Lymphomas, Diffuse Large-Cell
Lymphomas, Histiocytic  
Tree Number:   C04.557.386.480.150.585
Definition English:   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. 
History Note English:   2008 (1991) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CH chemistry
CL classification CO complications
CN congenital DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UL ultrastructure
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   29271 
Unique Identifier:   D016403 

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