Cardiac presentation of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

  title={Cardiac presentation of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.},
  author={Pamela Cairns and Jagdish W. Butany and J C Fulop and Harry Rakowski and S T Hassaram},
  journal={Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine},
  volume={111 1},
We present a case of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with massive cardiac involvement in a previously well 65-year-old man, presenting with pericardial tamponade and heart failure of recent onset. Results of echocardiography and of pericardial and pleural fluid cytology suggested the diagnosis. Within two weeks the patient's condition progressed to complete heart… CONTINUE READING