Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Palpable mass in the inguinal region, anorexia and weight loss.

Patient Data

Age: 65-70 years
Gender: Male

Large tumor mass in the right femoral and inguinal region, lymphadenopathy follow iliac vessels into the pelvis associated with retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy. Kidneys of shape, size and parenchymal thickness preserved. Dilatation of the right proximal ureter and  do not excrete the contrast media.

Case Discussion

Biopsy was performed with ultrasound guidance. Histopathology confirmed large B-cell non hodgkin lymphoma, rich in histiocytes.

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Case information

rID: 22671
Published: 15th Apr 2013
Last edited: 11th Nov 2015
System: Haematology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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