9662/3 Hodgkin sarcoma


Definitions

Tumours of haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues
ICD-O-3 topography code: C42 and C77

This is an archaic term, no longer used. It refers to an aggressive form of classical Hodgkin's lymphoma composed mainly of Hodgkin/Reed Sternberg cells 1
 
LeBoit PE, Burg G, Weedon D, Sarasin A (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Skin Tumours
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2005



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This term is no longer utilized in the 2008 WHO Classification
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Swerdlow SH, Campo E, Harris NL, Jaffe ES, Pileri SA, Stein H, Thiele J, Vardiman JW (Eds.)
WHO Classification of Tumours of Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues
4th Edition
International Agency for Research on Cancer: Lyon 2008



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