Primary Appendix Lymphoma: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Case Report

  • Burak Ardicli
  • Ayse Karaman
  • Sule Yesil
  • Nilufer Arda
  • Gurses Sahin
  • Ismet Faruk Ozguner

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
Sep 30, 2018
How to Cite
ARDICLI, Burak et al. Primary Appendix Lymphoma: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Acta Medica, [S.l.], v. 49, n. 3, p. 41-49, sep. 2018. ISSN 2147-9488. Available at: <https://actamedica.org/index.php/actamedica/article/view/174>. Date accessed: 22 oct. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.32552/2018.ActaMedica.174.
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Case Report

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