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European Journal of Dermatology


Extranodal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type: a Spanish multicentric retrospective survey Volume 28, numéro 1, January-February 2018


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1 Dermatology Department,
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau,
Barcelona, Spain
2 Dermatology Department,
Parc de Salut Mar-Hospital del Mar,
Barcelona, Spain
3 Dermatology Department,
Hospital General de Valencia,
Valencia, Spain
4 Dermatology Department,
Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge,
ĹHospitalet de Llobregat,
Barcelona, Spain
5 Department of Dermatology,
Hospital Clínic, IDIBAPS,
Universitat de Barcelona,
Barcelona, Spain
6 Dermatology Department,
Hospital Universitario de Gran Canaria Doctor Negrín,
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria,
Islas Canarias, Spain
7 Dermatology Department,
Hospital Universitario de Salamanca,
Salamanca, Spain
8 Dermatology Department,
Hospital de Cabueñes,
Gijón, Spain
9 Dermatology Department,
Hospital Universitari Sant Joan de Reus,
Tarragona. Spain
10 Dermatology Department,
Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova,
Lleida, Spain
11 Dermatology Department,
Hospital de Sant Joan Despí-Moisès Broggi,
Sant Joan Despí,
Barcelona, Spain
* Reprints
  • Mots-clés : extranodal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma nasal type, ENKTL, Spain, histology, clinical, treatment, prognosis, survival
  • DOI : 10.1684/ejd.2017.3205
  • Page(s) : 64-70
  • Année de parution : 2018

Extranodal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type (ENKTL), is an aggressive subtype of peripheral lymphoma characterized by heterogeneous clinical features, an angiocentric growth pattern, prominent necrosis, a cytotoxic phenotype, and association with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) [1, 2]. Its incidence is higher in regions such as Asia, Mexico, and Central and South America than in western countries [3]. In more than 80% of reported cases, the disease presents in the nasal cavity, whereas in the [...]