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Table 2 Types of lymphomas detected in negative, dual positive and difficult to interpret groups

From: Inconclusive flow cytometric surface light chain results; can cytoplasmic light chains, Bcl-2 expression and PCR clonality analysis improve accuracy of cytological diagnoses in B-cell lymphomas?

Type of lymphoma Negative Dual positive Difficult to interpret Total
DLBCL 3 5 3 11
FL 3 3 1 7
MZL 3 6a 1 10
BCL, NOS 1 1 0 2
Total 10 15 5 30
  1. BCL B-cell lymphoma, DLBCL diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, FL follicular lymphoma, MZL marginal zone lymphoma, NOS not otherwise specified
  2. aOne case composite lymphoma: MZL and T-cell lymphoma