Rappaport classification

a classification of non-Hodgkin lymphomas based on histologic criteria; the categories it developed were nodular lymphomas and diffuse lymphomas. It was replaced by the Lukes-Collins classification and the Kiel classification.

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  • RAPPAPORT, HENRY — (1913–2003), U.S. pathologist. Born in Austria, where he obtained his doctorate in medicine, Rappaport trained in both Europe and the U.S. In the late 1940s he was assistant professor of pathology at George Washington University School of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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  • Rappaport — Henry, U.S. pathologist, *1913. See R. classification …   Medical dictionary

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  • diffuse lymphoma — malignant lymphoma in which the neoplastic cells diffusely infiltrate the entire lymph node, without any definite organized pattern. This category from the Rappaport Classification was replaced by some of the cleaved cell lymphomas in the Lukes… …   Medical dictionary

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  • Malt-Lymphom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 C82 Follikuläres (noduläres) Non Hodgkin Lymphom C83 Diffuses Non Hodgkin Lymphom C84 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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