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  • SPECIES:
    • FERRET
  • SYSTEM:
    • HEMATOPOIETIC
  • ORGAN:
    • THYMUS
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • THYMIC LYMPHOMA
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • STEINBERG
  • INSTITUTION:
    • University of Wisconsin
  • GENPATH:
    • NEOPLASIA
  • COMMENTS:
    • Thymic lymphoma is a common presentation of visceral large cell high-grade lymphoma in younger ferrets. A triad of thymus, spleen and liver are often infiltrated with large lymphocytes with a high mitotic rate. Both T-cell tumors and B-cell tumors have been documented