Use of panels in B-LPD
Distinguishing chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, B-prolymphocytic leukaemia, mantle cell lymphoma and follicular lymphoma
There are typical features recognised for each of these disorders but also an overlap - particularly for atypical cases. It is important to recognise potential diagnostic uncertainty that can arise when markers are atypical.
The likely expression and expected variability is summarised in tables (see links below):
- Table 1: Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, Prolymphocytic leukaemia, Mantle cell lymphoma, Follicular lymphoma