Discrepancies in Lymphoma Diagnosis Over the Years: A 13-Year Experience in a Tertiary Center


Ozkaya N., Bassullu N. , Demiroz A. S. , Tuzuner N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY, cilt.34, ss.81-88, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tjh.2016.0344
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.81-88

Özet

Objective: In the past, accurate diagnosis of lymphoma was challenging since there were multiple competing classification systems that caused confusion and debate. After establishment of the World Health Organization lymphoma classification, lymphomas still remain a diagnostic challenge among general pathologists. The purpose of this study was to examine whether the discordance among centers has declined over the years.