Primary Appendix Lymphoma: Case Report and Review of the Literature

  • Burak Ardicli
  • Ayse Karaman
  • Sule Yesil
  • Nilufer Arda
  • Gurses Sahin
  • Ismet Faruk Ozguner
Keywords: Childhood lymphoma, B-cell lymphoma, appendix lymphoma

Abstract

Appendectomy is the most frequent emergent surgical procedure in childhood. Carcinomas are the most frequent neoplasms in the appendix, other neoplasms such as carcinoid tumors and lymphomas may seen less frequently. Primary tumors of the appendix are very rare. We report a patient presented with acute appendicitis diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma after pathological examination.

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Published
2018-09-30
How to Cite
Ardicli, B., Karaman, A., Yesil, S., Arda, N., Sahin, G., & Ozguner, I. (2018). Primary Appendix Lymphoma: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Acta Medica, 49(3), 41-49. https://doi.org/10.32552/2018.ActaMedica.174
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Case Report

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