Castleman, Benjamin

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Benjamin, U.S. pathologist, 1906-1982.
Castleman disease - solitary masses of lymphoid tissue containing concentric perivascular aggregates of lymphocytes. Synonym(s): benign giant lymph node hyperplasia; Castleman tumor
Castleman tumor - Synonym(s): Castleman disease
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Paraneoplastic pemphigus associated with Castleman tumor, myasthenia gravis and bronchiolitis obliterans.