Lymphomatoid papulosis

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Lymphomatoid papulosis

Lymphomatoid papulosis is a skin disorder that is characterized by crops of self healing skin lesions that look cancerous under the microscope but are actually benign (non-cancerous). Lesions contain unusual cells that are similar to those found in some lymphomas (cancers of the lymphatic system).
 

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The terms "Lymphomatoid papulosis" returned 45 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The importance of histopathology findings in lymphomatoid papulosis.
 

Author(s): Laura Gheucă Solovăstru, Dan Vâţă, Delia Ciobanu, Laura Stătescu, Maria Rotaru

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2014 ;55(4):1527-30.

 

Lymphomatoid papulosis, part of the controversial group of cutaneous lymphoproliferative pseudolymphoma disorders, raises important clinical and histopathological problems. It is a chronic, recurrent, clinically characterized by popular necrotic lesions and papulo-pustular nodules, ...

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2015

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Comparison of CD163+ Macrophages and CD206+ Cells in Lesional Skin of CD30+ Lymphoproliferative Disorders of Lymphomatoid Papulosis and Primary Cutaneous Anaplastic Large-cell Lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Aya Kakizaki, Taku Fujimura, Yumi Kambayashi, Sadanori Furudate, Mitsuko Kawano, Kouetsu Ogasawara, Setsuya Aiba

Journal: Acta Derm. Venereol.. 2015 May;95(5):600-2.

 

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2015

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Self-healing Eyelid Nodule: A Quiz. Diagnosis: Lymphomatoid papulosis (LyP), type A.
 

Author(s): Lidia Maroñas-Jiménez, Diana Menis, Vanessa Gargallo-Moneva, Jose Luis Rodríguez-Peralto, Pablo Luis Ortiz-Romero

Journal: Acta Derm. Venereol.. 2015 May;95(5):632-3.

 

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2015

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The terms "Lymphomatoid papulosis" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

EORTC, ISCL, and USCLC consensus recommendations for the treatment of primary cutaneous CD30-positive lymphoproliferative disorders: lymphomatoid papulosis and primary cutaneous anaplastic large-cell lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Werner Kempf, Katrin Pfaltz, Maarten H Vermeer, Antonio Cozzio, Pablo L Ortiz-Romero, Martine Bagot, Elise Olsen, Youn H Kim, Reinhard Dummer, Nicola Pimpinelli, Sean Whittaker, Emmilia Hodak, Lorenzo Cerroni, Emilio Berti, Steve Horwitz, H Miles Prince, Joan Guitart, Teresa Estrach, José A Sanches, Madeleine Duvic, Annamari Ranki, Brigitte Dreno, Sonja Ostheeren-Michaelis, Robert Knobler, Gary Wood, Rein Willemze

Journal: Blood. 2011 Oct;118(15):4024-35.

 

Primary cutaneous CD30(+) lymphoproliferative disorders (CD30(+) LPDs) are the second most common form of cutaneous T-cell lymphomas and include lymphomatoid papulosis and primary cutaneous anaplastic large-cell lymphoma. Despite the anaplastic cytomorphology of tumor cells that suggest ...

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2011

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A case of lymphomatoid papulosis occurred simultaneously with Ki-1-positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma.
 

Author(s): N S Lee, S W Cha, S J Hong, W Y Shin, G T Lee, J W Jeon, J H Won, S H Baick, D S Hong, H S Park

Journal: Korean J. Intern. Med.. 1997 Jan;12(1):84-8.

 

Lymphomatoid papulosis (LyP) is a chronic self-healing skin eruption that is clinically benign but histologically mimics a malignant lymphoma. However, lymphomatoid papulosis with anaplastic large cell lymphoma responds poorly to medical treatments, including chemotherapies. We experienced ...

Last Updated: 17 Jun 1997

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Lymphomatoid papulosis associated with Ki-1-positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma. A report of two cases and a review of the literature.
 

Author(s): M J McCarty, S J Vukelja, E A Sausville, J J Perry, W D James, E S Jaffe, R B Weiss

Journal: Cancer. 1994 Dec;74(11):3051-8.

 

Lymphomatoid papulosis (LyP) is an uncommon disorder characterized by recurrent papulonodular cutaneous lesions that last from 4 to 5 weeks and often heal with hypopigmented or hyperpigmented scarring. Prognosis is varied, 10%-20% of patients have associated lymphomas: mycosis fungoides, ...

Last Updated: 29 Dec 1994

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SGN-35 in CD30-positive Lymphoproliferative Disorders (ALCL), Mycosis Fungoides (MF), and Extensive Lymphomatoid Papulosis (LyP)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: CD-30 Positive Anaplastic Large T-cell Cutaneous Lymphoma; Lymphoma, Primary Cutaneous Anaplastic Large Cell; Lymphomatoid Papulosis; Mycosis Fungoides; Skin Lymphoma; Cutaneous Lymphomas; Lymphoma; Hematologic Disorder

 

Last Updated: 28 Dec 2015

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