NCI Definition: A variant of peripheral T-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified. It is characterized by the formation of nodular lymphocytic aggregates of atypical clear cells, either within the lymphoid follicles in a background of progressive transformation of germinal centers, or in the perifollicular areas. [1]

Significant Genes in Follicular T-Cell Lymphoma


Disease Details

Follicular Variant Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma, FTCL
Mature T-Cell and NK-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
OncoTree Name
Follicular T-Cell Lymphoma
OncoTree Code


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [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 8. 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.