Items tagged “lymphoma”

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Breast lymphoma

Breast lymphoma refers to involvement of the breast with lymphoma and may be primary or secondary. Epidemiology Both primary and secondary breast lymphoma are rare accounting for ~ 0.5% (range 0.3-1.1%) of all breast malignancies. Clinical presentation Breast lymphoma may present either as a...
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Primary CNS lymphoma

Primary CNS lymphomas (PCNSL) are relatively uncommon tumours, accounting for 2.5% of all brain tumours. By definition, there is no co-existing systemic disease at the time of diagnosis, distinguishing it from CNS involvement from systemic lymphoma (secondary CNS lymphoma). On imaging, PCNSL ch...
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Gastric lymphoma

Gastric lymphoma may either represent secondary involvement by systemic disease or primary malignancy confined to the stomach.  Epidemiology  Gastric lymphoma represents the most common site of extranodal lymphoma, accounting for 25% of all such lymphomas, 50% of all gastrointestinal lymphomas...
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Hodgkin lymphoma

Hodgkin lymphoma or Hodgkin disease (HD) is a type of lymphoma and accounts for ~1% of all cancers. HD spreads contiguously and predictably along lymphatic pathways and is curable in ~90% of cases, depending on its stage and sub-type. Epidemiology There is a bimodal distribution in the age of ...
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Secondary CNS lymphoma (typical)

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 07 May 2008
64% complete
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Primary CNS lymphoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 07 May 2008
74% complete
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Primary CNS lymphoma - intraventricular

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 07 Jul 2008
89% complete
MRI
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Primary CNS lymphoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 08 Dec 2008
81% complete
MRICT
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Primary CNS lymphoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 30 Jan 2009
59% complete
MRI
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Gastric lymphoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Natalie Yang
Published 16 Aug 2009
48% complete
CT
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Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder (small bowel)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Natalie Yang
Published 30 Aug 2009
92% complete
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Primary hepatic lymphoma

Primary hepatic lymphoma (PHL) is rare accounting for roughly 100 described cases. If it is being considered as a diagnosis, distal lymphadenopathy, splenomegaly, bone marrow disease, and leukaemia should not be present for at least 6 months after the liver tumour is detected (see: secondary hep...
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Mediastinal lymphoma: large B-cell

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 21 Feb 2010
78% complete
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Orbital lymphoma

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 22 Mar 2010
74% complete
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Lymphoma

Lymphoma is a malignancy arising from lymphocytes or lymphoblasts. Lymphoma can be restricted to the lymphatic system or can arise as extranodal disease. This, along with variable aggressiveness results in a diverse imaging appearance. Epidemiology Lymphoma accounts for ~4% of all cancers 4. T...
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Mediastinal lymphoma

Mediastinal lymphoma is common, either as part of disseminated disease or less commonly as the site of primary involvement. Epidemiology Lymphomas are responsible for approximately 15% of all primary mediastinal masses, and 45% of anterior mediastinal masses in children 1. Only 10% of lymphoma...
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2008 WHO classification of tumours of haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues

The 2008 WHO classification of tumours of haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues is at the time of writing (mid 2016) the most widely used classification system.   Classification Hodgkin lymphoma nodular lymphocyte predominance classical Hodgkin lymphoma nodular sclerosing mixed cellularity ...
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Hodgkin lymphoma: gross pathology

Hodgkin lymphoma
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 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yale Rosen
Published 29 Mar 2010
72% complete
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Orbital lymphoma

Primary lymphoma of the orbit is one of the commonest orbital tumours and accounts for as much as half of all orbital malignancies. It is a B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and in most cases arises from mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT). Epidemiology Orbital lymphomas account for only 2% of...
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Pulmonary lymphoma

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 22 Apr 2010
74% complete
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