TITLE

Lymphoma presenting as a Sister Mary Joseph's nodule

AUTHOR(S)
Chagpar, A.; Carter, J.W.
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p799
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a medical case of lymphoma presenting as Sister Mary Joseph's nodules. Naming of metastatic tumors to the umbilicus as Sister Mary Joseph's nodules; Description of the tumors in association with intra-abdominal malignancy; First reported case of lymphoma presenting as an umbilical nodule.
ACCESSION #
923679

 

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