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- (oncology, pathology) A malignant tumor that arises in the lymph nodes or in other lymphoid tissue.
- 1867, Reginald Southey, The Nature and Affinities of Tubercle: Being the Gulstonian Lectures for the Year 1867:
- In the one sub-class, we have the Leukaemic Lymphoma, the Typhous Lymphoma, the Hyperplastic Lymphoma (ex. the simple hypertrophied tonsil), Lympho-sarcoma, Scrofulous Glands; and in the other sub-class, Tubercle of man, and Perlsucht or Parresyge, or Morbus Gallicus, the pearl distemper of ruminating animals.
malignant tumor that arises in the lymph nodes or in other lymphoid tissue
lymphoma (plural lymphomas)