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plasmacytoma

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A malignant (clonal) proliferation of plasma cells that are cytologically and immunophenotypically identical to those of plasma cell myeloma, but manifest a localized osseous or extraosseous growth pattern. (WHO, 2001)

Synonyms: Solitary myeloma, plasma cell tumor, Solitary plasmacytoma, Myeloma - solitary

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SNOMEDCT:415112005, SNOMEDCT:10639003

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UMLS:C0032131

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Wikipedia:Plasmacytoma

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alternative definition: A type of cancer that begins in plasma cells (white blood cells that produce antibodies). A plasmacytoma may turn into multiple myeloma., ordo x-ref and synonyms

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Gautier Koscielny, Sirarat Sarntivijai

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