CNS lymphoma

CNS lymphoma refers to the involvement of the central nervous system with lymphoma. It can be broadly divided into primary and secondary, with a number of special types of also recognised. 

Note that this is a simplified version of the current WHO classification of CNS tumours, which divides CNS lymphoma into a larger number of subtypes. 

Lymphoma
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rID: 10831
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • CNS lymphoma general
  • CNS lymphomas

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    Case 1: primary CNS lymphoma
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