[Malignant non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the conjunctiva. Apropos of 14 cases treated at the Institut Gustave-Roussy].

@article{Vitu1990MalignantNL,
  title={[Malignant non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the conjunctiva. Apropos of 14 cases treated at the Institut Gustave-Roussy].},
  author={L Vitu and Jean Marc Cosset and Edith Briot and Th{\'e}odore Girinsky and J. P. Droz and M Laumonier and Eric Bloch-Michel},
  journal={Bulletin du cancer. Radiotherapie : journal de la Societe francaise du cancer : organe de la societe francaise de radiotherapie oncologique},
  year={1990},
  volume={77 1},
  pages={61-8}
}
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas (NHL) of the conjunctiva are rare. Radiotherapy is usually considered to be the choice of treatment in such situations. Reported here are 14 cases of conjunctival NHL, treated at the Institut Gustave-Roussy from 1981 to 1988. Mean age of the patients was 53 years. The series comprised 7 stages of IE, 4 stages of IIE and 3 stages of III. Histological types were mostly "low-grade" according to the Working Formulation (9 cases out of 14). The irradiation technique took… CONTINUE READING