Cutaneous CD30-positive T-cell lymphoproliferative disorders-clinical and histopathologic features, differential diagnosis, and treatment.
Semin Cutan Med Surg 2018 Mar;37(1):24-29
Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center, Göttingen, Germany.
Cutaneous CD30+ T-cell lymphoproliferative disorders (CD30+ LPD) are the second most common form of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. CD30+ LPD include lymphomatoid papulosis, primary cutaneous anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, and borderline lesions. Despite expression of CD30 by the neoplastic cells as the hallmark of these disorders, they differ in their clinical presentation and histological features as well as the course, the prognosis, and consecutively in the treatment. Read More