Tag Joseph M. Connors

Hodgkin Lymphoma

Definition Hodgkin lymphoma, one of the B-cell lymphomas, consists of two major types: classic Hodgkin lymphoma, with a characteristic neoplastic cell, the Hodgkin-Reed-Sternberg cell; and the much less common (~10% of cases) nodular lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin lymphoma, with a characteristic predominance…

Burkitt’s Lymphoma and Its Mimics

Burkitt's Lymphoma Denis Burkitt is credited with the pioneering work that led in 1958 to the first description of the clinical features of this unique tumor, the delineation of its geographic distribution, and the introduction of novel treatment protocols with…