Primary Appendix Lymphoma: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Authors

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

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.32552/2018.ActaMedica.174

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

2018-09-30

How to Cite

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Ardicli B, Karaman A, Yesil S, Arda N, Sahin G, Ozguner IF. Primary Appendix Lymphoma: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Acta Medica [Internet]. 2018 Sep. 30 [cited 2024 May 22];49(3):41-9. Available from: https://www.actamedica.org/index.php/actamedica/article/view/174

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Case Report