List volumes - List articles in this issue

Letter to the Editor

Cutaneous Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm Associated with Anaemia and Thrombocytopaenia

doi: 10.2340/00015555-0714


Andrzej Prystupa, Dorota Wojnowska, Danuta Skomra, Maria Borowiec, Andrzej Puźniak, Patrycja Lachowska-Kotowska, Chagin Ozankaya, Anisa Mayar, Jerzy Mosiewicz and Grażyna Chodorowska


  • Facchetti F, Jones DM, Petrella T. Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm. In: Swerdlow SH, Campo E, Harris NL, Jaffe ES, Pileri SA, Stein H, et al., editors. WHO classification of tumours of haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues. 4th edn. Lyon: IARC; 2008, p. 145–147.
  • Cerroni L, Gatter K, Kerl H. Blastic NK-cell lymphoma. Part 3, chapter 16. In: An illustrated guide to skin lymphoma. 2nd edn. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Ltd; 2004, p. 133–137.
  • Petrella T, Bagot M, Willemze R, Beylot-Barry M, Vergier B, Delaunay M, et al. Blastic NK-cell lymphomas (agranular CD4+ CD56+ hematodermic neoplasms). Am J Clin Pathol 2005; 123: 662–675.
  • Adachi M, Maeda K, Takekawa M, Hinoda Y, Imai K, Sugiyama S, et al. High expression of CD56 (N182CAM) in patient with cutaneous CD4-positive lymphoma. Am J Hematol 1994; 47: 278–282.
  • Niakosari F, Sur M. Angular CD+/CD56+ hematodermic neoplasm. A distinct entity described in the recent World Health Organization-European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Classification for Cutaneous Lymphomas. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2007; 131: 149–151.
  • Kato N, Yasukawa K, Kimura K, Sugawara H, Aoyagi S, Mishina T, et al. CD2-CD4+CD56+ hematodermic/hematolymphoid malignancy malignancy. J Am Acad Dermatol 2001; 44: 231–238.
  • Willemze R, Jaffe ES, Burg G, Cerroni L, Berti E, Swerdlow SH, et al. WHO-EORTC classification for cutaneous lymphoma. Blood 2005; 105: 3768–3785.
  • Chan JK, Sin VC, Wong KF, Ng CS, Tsang WY, Chan CH, et al. Nonnasal lymphoma expressing the natural killer cell marker CD56: a clinicopathologic study of 49 cases of an uncommon aggressive neoplasm. Blood 1997; 89: 4501–4513.
  • Related articles

    There are no related articles.

    Share with your friends



    Full text



    There is no supplementary for this article.

    Print information

    Volume 89, Issue 6

    DOI: 10.2340/00015555-0714

    Pages: 646-648

    View at PubMed