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noun Pathology.
  1. a malignant tumor in lymphatic tissue, caused by the growth of abnormal lymphocytes.
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Origin of lymphosarcoma

From New Latin, dating back to 1870–75; see origin at lympho-, sarcoma
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Examples from the Web for lymphosarcoma

Historical Examples of lymphosarcoma

  • Reinbach has found them in a case of lymphosarcoma with metastases in the bone-marrow.

    Histology of the Blood

    Paul Ehrlich

lymphosarcoma in Medicine


  1. A diffuse malignant lymphoma.
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