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AIDS-Related DLBCL and Burkitt’s Lymphoma: Imaging Differences, but Similar Outcomes

Key clinical point: There were no significant differences in clinical parameters, progression, or death time between the two groups.

Major finding: Homogeneous texture was more commonly seen in AIDS-related DLBCL both in plain (P = .004) and contrast enhancement scans (P = .027).

Study details: Multi-center retrospective study comparing clinical parameters and CT imaging in 92 patients with AR-DLBCL and 41 with AR-BL.

Disclosures: The study was funded by the National Science Foundation of China. The researchers did not provide a conflict of interest statement.


Pan Z et al. Radiology of Infectious Diseases. 2020.