There are 9 ICD-9-CM codes below 200.0 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
(foll-ik-yew-lar large cell lim-fo-ma) a rare type of non-hodgkin's lymphoma (cancer of the lymphatic system) with large cells that look cleaved (split) or non-cleaved under the microscope. It is an indolent (slow-growing) type of lymphoma.
Rare type of nonhodgkin's lymphoma of intermediate to high malignancy, characterized by the presence of large tumor cells that resemble histiocytes morphologically but are considered to be of lymphoid origin.
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