Splenic involvement in non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Being treated for non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Non-acute, generalised abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Male
Modality: CT

Single image from the coronal reformat.

The spleen is massively enlarged and this is not balanced by hepatomegaly.

Case Discussion

Isolated splenomegaly of this magnitude in a patient with non-hodgkin lymphoma is most likely secondary to splenic involvement. 

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Case Information

rID: 6126
Case created: 1st May 2009
Last edited: 8th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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