Diffuse Large Cell Lymphoma Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Oct 21, 2017
  • Author: Shipra Gandhi, MBBS; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

The following conditions should be considered in the differential diagnosis of diffuse large cell lymphomas:

  • Benign inoculation lymphoreticulosis
  • Follicular lymphoma
  • Lymphoblastic lymphoma
  • Malignant anaplastic (Ki 1+) lymphoma
  • Mantle cell lymphoma
  • Mediastinal lymphoma
  • Lymphomatoid granulomatosis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Tuberculosis