Burkitt'S lymphoma mimicking a primary gynecologic tumor.

  title={Burkitt'S lymphoma mimicking a primary gynecologic tumor.},
  author={Szu-Ching Lu and Wan-Lin Shen and Y T Cheng and Chen-Yang Chou and Pao-Ling Kuo},
  journal={Taiwanese journal of obstetrics & gynecology},
  volume={45 2},
OBJECTIVE Burkitt's lymphoma (BL) occurs mostly in children; bilateral ovarian involvement mimicking a gynecologic malignancy in adults is extremely rare. Here, we report a patient with BL mimicking a gynecologic tumor. CASE REPORT A 50-year-old Taiwanese woman presented with the complaint of persistent lower abdominal distension with dull pain, easy satiety, and progressively increasing abdominal girth for 2 weeks. Amenorrhea was also noted for about 2 months, and her review of systems was… CONTINUE READING