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A 48 year old woman was admitted with a history of weakness for two months. On examination, cervical lymph nodes were found enlarged and spleen was palpable 2 cm platelet count 2.37Lac/mm and total leukocyte count 40000 /mm, coarse clumped chromatin.

Bone marrow revealed a nodular lymphoid infiltrate. The peripheral blood lymphoid were positive for CD19, CD5, and CD 23 and were negative for CD 79 Band FMC –7. Most likely diagnosis? (AIIMS Nov. 2011)



A T-cell rich B - cell lymphoma with leukemic spill over in blood.

B Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

C Mantle cell lymphoma

D A definite diagnosis can not be made in this patient without lymph node biopsy

Ans. B Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

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