monocytoid B-cell lymphoma


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monocytoid B-cell lymphoma

Hematology A low-grade B-cell lymphoma affecting lymph nodes and extranodal sites is the malignant counterpart–ie, a clonal expansion of monocytoid cells—in reactive lymphoid hyperplasias arising in a background of toxoplasmosis and other benign lesions. See Lymphoma.
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