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Oral Manifestation of T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma

Edouard Bégon, MD; Laurent Blum, MD; Riad Benramdane, MD; Christelle Leroux, MD; Francis Pascal, MD; Annie Lévy, MD; Claude Bachmeyer, MD
Arch Dermatol. 2010;146(7):804-805. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2010.146.
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PubMed Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1002/(ISSN)1097-0215]]
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Erosions of the vermillion portion of the lower lip and the tongue.

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Erosions of the hard palate.

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Figure 3.

Biopsy specimen from the lower mucosal lip, Note the massive infiltrate of hyperlobulated lymphocytic cells with nuclear atypia in the stroma and mucosal epithelium (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnification ×20).

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