Comparison of referring and final pathology for patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the national comprehensive cancer network
Cancer Care Facilities
Referral and Consultation
In the era of the WHO lymphoma classification system, the majority of common B-cell NHLs diagnosed in the community were unchanged by second opinion review by an expert hematopathologist. However, for one patient in 20, there was a discordance in diagnosis that could have altered therapy.