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dc.contributor.authorBAYSAL, Birol
dc.contributor.authorInce, ALİ TÜZÜN
dc.contributor.authorArici, Sema
dc.contributor.authorTURKMEN, Ihsan
dc.contributor.authorKAYAR, Yusuf
dc.contributor.authorSenturk, HAKAN
dc.date.accessioned2019-10-05T14:47:50Z
dc.date.available2019-10-05T14:47:50Z
dc.date.issued2015-09-01
dc.identifier10.1016/0003-4975(95)00641-w
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12645/4716
dc.description.abstractPrimary pancreatic lymphoma (PPL) is a rare entity, most likely to be clinically misdiagnosed as pancreatic cancer. The cure rate of PPL is higher compared with that of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. This is the case report of a 57-year-old male patient who was hospitalized with complaints of abdominal pain, weight loss and jaundice. The radiological evaluation revealed a pancreatic head mass and, following endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy, the tumor was diagnosed as diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. The final diagnosis was PPL, and the patient went into remission after receiving three cycles of treatment with rituximab, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide, vincristine and prednisolone (R-CHOP regimen). Therefore, PPL should be considered in the differential diagnosis of pancreatic masses and its management differs from that of other types of pancreatic tumor.
dc.language.isoen
dc.rightsinfo:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
dc.subjectBAYSAL B., KAYAR Y., Ince A. T. , Arici S., TURKMEN I., Senturk H., -Primary pancreatic lymphoma is a rare cause of pancreatic mass: A case report-, ONCOLOGY LETTERS, cilt.10, ss.1701-1703, 2015
dc.titlePrimary pancreatic lymphoma is a rare cause of pancreatic mass: A case report
dc.typeArticle
local.avesis.response4586
local.article.journalnameANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY


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