[Malignant non-Hodgkins lymphoma manifested in an ovarian tumor. Five case reports].

@article{Miannay1997MalignantNL,
  title={[Malignant non-Hodgkins lymphoma manifested in an ovarian tumor. Five case reports].},
  author={Emmanuel Miannay and Laurence Detourmignies and J. R. Decocq and Andr{\'e} Delobelle and Y S Cheng Robert},
  journal={Journal de gynecologie, obstetrique et biologie de la reproduction},
  year={1997},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={
          424-9
        }
}
Five cases of non-Hodgkin malignant lymphoma (NHML) presenting as ovarian tumours are reported. All corresponded to disseminated lymphomatous disease, none was of low grade. Ultrasound showed a solid, most often homogeneous, hypoechoic, bilateral mass in 4 of 5 cases. Its association with many lymph nodes and mainly parenchymal localisation suggested of the NHML. Only histologic and immunohistochemical findings may provide the final diagnosis. The biopsy for those studies should be obtained as… CONTINUE READING

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