Rare variety of T-cell lymphoma.
We report a case of 18 year old male who presented with hepatosplenomegaly, anemia and thrombocytopenia. His complete hemogram, peripheral smear, bone marrow studies were inconclusive. On immunophenotyping he was diagnosed as "Hepatosplenic gamma delta (gammadelta) T cell lymphoma" which is a very rare variety of T cell lymphoma. Less than 100 cases have been described in the literature since the entity was first described in 1990.
Department of Medicine, LTM Medical College and LTMG Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400022.
SourceThe Journal of the Association of Physicians of India 59: 2011 Oct pg 667-8
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
Receptors, Antigen, T-Cell, gamma-delta
Pub Type(s)Case Reports