Clinical and Immunomorphological Characteristics of Lymphomatoid Papulosis Type E (Literature Review and Case Report)

TT Valiev1, AM Kovrigina2, TS Belysheva1

1 NN Blokhin National Medical Cancer Research Center, 24 Kashirskoye sh., Moscow, Russian Federation, 115478

2 National Research Center for Hematology, 4 Novyi Zykovskii pr-d, Moscow, Russian Federation, 125167

For correspondence: Timur Teimurazovich Valiev, MD, PhD, 24 Kashirskoye sh., Moscow, Russian Federation, 115478; e-mail:

For citation: Valiev TT, Kovrigina AM, Belysheva TS. Clinical and Immunomorphological Characteristics of Lymphomatoid Papulosis Type E (Literature Review and Case Report). Clinical oncohematology. 2020;13(4):389–94. (In Russ).

DOI: 10.21320/2500-2139-2020-13-4-389-394


Lymphomatoid papulosis (LP) is a rare variant of benign lymphoproliferative disease with skin involvement. Based on clinical, morphological, and immunobiological characteristics, WHO hematopoietic and lymphoid tissue tumor classification (2016) differentiates between several LP types: А, В, С, D, Е, and with 6p25.3 rearrangement. The present article reviews the literature on clinical course, pathomorphological, immunological, and biomolecular characteristics of LP in adults and children. For the first time in the domestic literature, it provides a case report of LP, type E, in a 2-year-old child. Differential diagnosis and optimal disease management of LP are also described in detail.

Keywords: lymphomatoid papulosis, clinical features, diagnosis, treatment.

Received: June 9, 2020

Accepted: September 15, 2020

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