Associated Genetic Biomarkers


NCI Definition: A diffuse large B-cell lymphoma arising in body cavities or narrow spaces of long standing chronic inflammation. The classic example is the pyothorax-associated lymphoma that arises in the pleural cavity of patients with a history of long standing pyothorax. [1]

Significant Genes in Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Associated with Chronic Inflammation


BCL2 +

BCL6 +

IRF4 +


Disease Details

DLBCL-CI, DLBCL Associated with Chronic Inflammation
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
OncoTree Name
DLBCL Associated with Chronic Inflammation
OncoTree Code


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 6. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.