Intraoral swelling and periapical radiolucency
- A palatal mass in an immunocompromised patient. Hajibandeh, Jeffrey; Mandel, Louis // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Jan2014, Vol. 145 Issue 1, p66
The article describes the case of a 53 year old man who visited the Division of Oral and Maxillofaciial Surgery at Columbia University of Dental Medicine since a progressively enlarging growth on the left palate is causing discomfort and occasionally bled. Upon oral examination, a lobulated...
- Subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma: MRI features and literature review. Levine, Benjamin; Seeger, Leanne; James, Aaron; Motamedi, Kambiz // Skeletal Radiology;Sep2014, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p1307
Subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma (SPTCL) represents a rare subclassification of peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL). We present a case of a 21-year-old female who presented with a 1-month history of pain in the left buttock and hip, tender left inguinal lymph nodes, fevers, and night...
- Persistent swollen neck glands could indicate cancer. // Practice Nurse;5/15/2015, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p8
The article reports on a new study published in the "British Journal of General Practice," which states that referring patients with unexplained swollen neck glands for specialist investigations could help reduce lymphoma death.
- Diagnosis of malignant lymphoma follows evidence. Kapes, Beth A. // Dermatology Times;Dec2001, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p16
Discusses the importance of early diagnosis of cutaneous malignant lymphoma for the success of the treatment. Misconception of clinicians in identifying the disease; Recommendation of physician Gunter Burg; Relevance of biopsy in detecting transformation of the disease.
- ALK-negative anaplastic large cell lymphoma mimicking a soft tissue sarcoma. Hudacko, Rachel; Rapkiewicz, Amy; Berman, Russell Scott; Simsir, Aylin // Journal of Cytology;Oct-Dec2011, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p230
Anaplastic lymphoma kinase protein (ALK)-negative anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) has a vast morphologic spectrum and may mimic many other types of malignancies both cytologically and histologically. There are only a few published case reports/series describing the cytomorphologic features...
- Primary laryngeal lymphoma in a child. Rodríguez, Hugo; Cuestas, Giselle; Bosaleh, Andrea; Passali, Desiderio; Zubizarreta, Pedro // Turkish Journal of Pediatrics;Jan/Feb2015, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p78
Malignant tumors of the larynx are very rare in children. They are often diagnosed late, since the initial symptoms are attributed to the process of larynx development or to other, more common pediatric diseases. Early visualization of the larynx with the aid of flexible or rigid fiberoptic...
- An unusual case of bilateral renal enlargement due to primary renal lymphoma. Dash, S. C.; Purohit, K.; Mohanty, S. K.; Dinda, A. K. // Indian Journal of Nephrology;Jan-Mar2011, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p56
Primary renal lymphoma is an uncommon variant of extranodal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Manifestations are usually nonspecific hematuria, fever, flank pain, and renal insufficiency. Pathological data are scanty; few reports indicate it has a very poor prognosis. We describe a child with bilateral...
- Orbital lymphoma: diagnostic approach and treatment outcome. Eckardt, André M.; Lemound, Juliana; Rana, Majeed; Gellrich, Nils-Claudius // World Journal of Surgical Oncology;2013, Vol. 11 Issue 1, Special section p1
Background: Lymphomas of the orbit and orbital adnexae are rare tumors, comprising only 1% of all non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. The majority of non-Hodgkin's lymphomas of the orbit are extranodal marginal-zone B-cell lymphomas of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue type. Because of nonspecific clinical...
- Journey and Survival through Mantle Cell Lymphoma. Cahill, Margaret // Positive Health;Aug2015, Issue 224, p7
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of her journey through five cycles of aggressive chemotherapy and a stem cell transplant after being diagnosed with Mantle Cell Lymphoma.