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WHO Classification of Tumours
Primary DLBCL of the central nervous system (CNS)
Tumours of haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues


Definition

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the central nervous system (CNS DLBCL) represents all primary intracerebral or intraocular lymphomas. Excluded are lymphomas of the dura, intravascular large B-cell lymphoma , lymphomas with evidence of systemic disease or secondary lymphomas, as well as all immunodeficiency-associated lymphomas
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Swerdlow SH, Campo E, Harris NL, Jaffe ES, Pileri SA, Stein H, Thiele J, Vardiman JW (Eds.)
WHO Classification of Tumours of Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues
4th Edition
International Agency for Research on Cancer: Lyon 2008



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