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Liebow's disease

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A system disease primarily affecting the lungs marked by angiocentric angiodestructive granulomatosis.

Description

A system disease primarily affecting the lungs and marked by angiocentric angiodestructive, chronic granulomatous and proliferative vasculitis. It may be a peculiar form of peripheral T-cell lymphomas.

Bibliography

  • A. A. Liebow, C. R. B. Carrington, P. J. Friedman:
    Lymphomatoid granulomatosis. Human Pathology, Philadelphia, 1972, 3: 457-558.

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