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Diagnosis. b.cell non hodgkin, s lymphoma favor burkitt, s lymphoma. this us the result of biopsy taken during appendicectomy. d20 positive and tdt neg?

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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
CD20 is a B-Cell: Marker hence the assignment of a b-cell nhl. Tdt is an immunohistochemical stain used to classify blood cells. Burkitt's is a very aggressive process -- get started on a plan with a hematologist straight away.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Heads up from a pathologist -- have several pathologists sign off on this, and be sure that all of them agree.
May 22, 2013
Last updated May 22, 2013

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