Misdiagnosis of Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular
Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular: Medical Mistakes
Related medical mistakes may include:
Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:
Common Misdiagnoses and Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi.
Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of
extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed
as alopecia totalis.
Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of alopecia totalis are incorrect.
See introduction to alopecia totalis.
Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average
percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans.
Some of the overlooked hair/scalp conditions include cicatrial alopecia, traction folliculitis
and sebhorrheic dermatitis.
See hair disorders or scalp disorders.
Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular: Rare Types
Rare types of medical disorders and diseases in related medical areas:
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular
or confirming a diagnosis of Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Follicular.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.