Hodgkin sarcoma

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Hodgkin sarcoma

It is now thought that most cases described as Hodgkin sarcoma were in fact large cell malignant lymphomas, while the rest were the reticular subtype of lymphocyte-depleted Hodgkin lymphoma.
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Hodg·kin sar·co·ma

(hoj'kin sahr-kō'mă)
Lymphocyte depletion form of Hodgkin disease.
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Thomas, English physician, 1798-1866.
Hodgkin disease - malignant neoplasm of lymphoid cells of uncertain origin, associated with inflammatory infiltration of lymphocytes and eosinophilic leukocytes and fibrosis. Synonym(s): lymphadenoma
Hodgkin-Key murmur - a musical diastolic murmur.
Hodgkin sarcoma
non-Hodgkin lymphoma - a lymphoma other than Hodgkin disease.
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