[Natural killer cell lymphoma having a nodular shadow in the lung as an initial finding, developed to leukemia complicated with hemophagocytic syndrome at the time of relapse].

A 57-year-old female was admitted to Uji hospital for the further evaluation of nodular shadow on her right lung. During the period of admission, she developed cervical lymph node swelling. She was diagnosed as having malignant lymphoma (diffuse, small cleaved cell) by lymph node biopsy. She received combined chemotherapy and obtained partial remission for… CONTINUE READING