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Follicular lymphoma

Disease definition

Follicular lymphoma is a form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (see this term) characterized by a proliferation of B cells whose nodular structure of follicular architecture is preserved.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000
  • Inheritance: Multigenic/multifactorial or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: C82.0  C82.1  C82.2  C82.3  C82.4  C82.5  C82.6  C82.7  C82.9
  • OMIM: 613024
  • UMLS: C0024301
  • MeSH: D008224
  • GARD: 2356
  • MedDRA: -

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