Table 2

Correlation between NHL sub-typing as characterized and diagnosed by FCI, routine histology and immunohistochemistry

B-cell lymphoma subtypes

FCM diagnosed cases

Histopathology & Immunohistochemistry No. (%)


Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma

24 (75)

23 (61.8)


Follicular lymphoma

2 (6.25)

3 (8.8)


Small lymphocytic lymphoma

3 (9.38)

2 (5.9)


Mantle cell lymphoma

2 (6.25)

3 (8.8)


T-cell rich B-cell lymphoma

1 (3.12)

3 (8.8)


Total

32(100)

34 (100)


T-cell lymphoma subtypes


Peripheral T-cell lymphoma

2 (66.7)

1 (33.3)


Anaplastic large T-cell lymphoma

1 (33.3)

2 (66.7)


Total

3 (100)

3 (100)


El-Sayed et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2008 3:43   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-3-43

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