Anaplastic large cell lymphoma
Synonyms: ALCL | CD30 positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma | Ki-1 positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma | Primary systemic ALCL | sACL
A rare and aggressive peripheral T-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma belonging to the group of CD30-positive lymphoproliferative disorders which affects lymph nodes and extranodal sites. It is comprised of two sub-types based on the expression of a protein called anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK): ALK positive and ALK negative ALCL.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version March 2024
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