TITLE

Increased Risk of Lymphoma in Sicca Syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Kassan, Stuart S.; Thomas, Terry L.; Moutsopoulos, Baralampos M.; Hoover, Robert; Kimberly, Robert P.; Budman, Daniel R.; Costa, Jose; Decker, John L.; Chused, Thomas M.
PUB. DATE
December 1978
SOURCE
Annals of Internal Medicine;Dec78, Vol. 89 Issue 6, p888
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that estimated the risk of lymphoma and searched for clinical features associated with its development during the course of the disease. Description of sicca syndrome; Basis of the diagnosis; Clinical findings associated with sicca syndrome; Difference in laboratory variables between patients and control subjects.
ACCESSION #
6993364

 

Related Articles

  • Prognostic significance of t(14;18) and bcl-2 gene... Martinka, Magda; Comeau, Terry // Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Dec97, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p364 

    Evaluates whether there is an association between the presence of t(14;18) and bcl-2 gene expression in patients with follicular small cleaved cell lymphoma (FSCCL) and diffuse large cell lymphoma (DLCL). Materials and methods used; Clinical stage at diagnosis and t(14;18); Response to...

  • Lupus patients are protected from cancer. Hughes, G. // Lupus;Dec2001, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p833 

    Editorial. Talks about the association between lupus and cancer. Association of Sjogren's syndrome with lymphoma.

  • Intravascular Large B Cell Lymphoma: An Elusive Cause of Pyrexia of Unknown Origin Diagnosed Postmortem. Holmes, N. E.; Gordon, C. L.; Lightfoot, N.; Crowley, P.; Buchanan, R. R.; Smith, C. L.; Johnson, P. D. R. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;11/1/2010, Vol. 51 Issue 9, pe61 

    Intravascular large B cell lymphoma (IVLBCL) is a rare cause of pyrexia of unknown origin. Because of its protean clinical manifestations, diagnosis is elusive and is often made postmortem. We report here a case of IVLBCL that evaded diagnosis despite multiple investigations in vivo for pyrexia...

  • Lymphoma Associated with Sjögren's Syndrome. Köşker, Tuğba Aktan; Erten, Şükran; Erden, Esra // Turkish Journal of Hematology;Dec2013, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p416 

    The article presents a case study of a 50-year-old woman presented with heel spurs and radiating pain in the legs and the right hip. Topics discussed include painless swelling of the parotid glands, positive serological tests for anti-nuclear antibodies and sacroiliac magnetic resonance of the...

  • Splenic marginal zone B-cell lymphoma associated with primary Sjögren’s syndrome. Nishiyama, Susumu; Miyawaki, Shoji // Clinical Rheumatology;Jun2004, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p242 

    We describe a 67-year-old woman with primary Sjögren’s syndrome who developed a splenic marginal zone B-cell lymphoma, and complained of a dry mouth and Raynaud’s phenomenon. She had splenomegaly, swollen lymph nodes and monoclonal IgM-κ cryoglobulin. After splenectomy,...

  • Ophthalmic Disorders in Adult Lymphoma Patients in Africa. Omoti, Afekhide E.; Omoti, Caroline E.; Momoh, Rita O. // Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology;Oct2009, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p252 

    Context: Ocular manifestations of lymphoma are rare events. Most reports of ocular involvement in lymphoma are case reports or reports of a few patients. Aims: To determine the ophthalmic disorders in adult, African, lymphoma patients. Settings and Design: A prospective study of ocular disorders...

  • T cell lymphoma in the lumbar spine of a domestic ferret (Mustela putorius furo). Hanley, C. S.; Wilson, G. H.; Frank, P.; James, D. K. A.; Carmichael, K. P.; Pesti, D.; Ritchie, B. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;9/11/2004, Vol. 155 Issue 11, p329 

    A 22-month-old castrated male ferret developed acute pelvic limb paresis. Radiographs and computed tomography revealed a soft tissue mass with associated bony lysis of L5, and ultrasound-guided fine needle aspirates suggested that it was a lymphoma. Treatment with prednisone at immunosuppressive...

  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Reversal with Dichloroacetate. Flavin, Dana F. // Journal of Oncology;2010, p1 

    In June 2007, a 48-year-old male patient, diagnosed with Stage 4 Non-Hodgkin's Follicular Lymphoma (NHL), was treated for 3 months with conventional chemotherapy resulting in a complete remission. Almost one year later tumors returned in the nasopharynx and neck lymph glands. Refusing all...

  • MANIFESTÄ‚RI EXTRAGLANDULARE ÃŽN SINDROMUL SJÖGREN. Opriş, Daniela; Daia, Sânziana // Romanian Journal of Rheumatology;2012, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p195 

    Sjogren's Syndrome is a chronic, inflammatory autoimmune disorder that primarly involves the exocrine glands and in 25-50% of cases it has a broad clinical spectrum of extraglandular, systemic manifestations affecting the eye, gastrointestinal tract, kidney, skin, nervous system and joints. The...

  • Sjögren's Syndrome.  // Current Medical Literature: Rheumatology;2012, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p99 

    The article discusses a study on the incidence of cancer in a nationwide population cohort of 7,852 patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome in Taiwan. It states that the relationship between primary Sjögren's syndrome (pSS) and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) is well-established. The...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics