Leptomeningeal lymphoma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Leptomeningeal enhancement

Case Discussion

This patient had a relapase of NHL with leptomeningeal spread


The smear contains scattered markedly atypical single cells showing enlarged irregular nuclei with moderate amounts of pale cytoplasm. The features are consistent with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Final diagnosis

Cerebrospinal fluid: Non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

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Case information

rID: 2627
Case created: 7th May 2008
Last edited: 22nd Mar 2016
Tag: mri
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