Primary Gastric T-Cell Lymphoma Without Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type 1: Report of a Case

@article{Watanabe2002PrimaryGT,
  title={Primary Gastric T-Cell Lymphoma Without Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type 1: Report of a Case},
  author={Masanori Watanabe and Yukichi Moriyama},
  journal={Surgery Today},
  year={2002},
  volume={32},
  pages={525-530}
}
Although primary gastric malignant lymphoma accounts for slightly more than 10% of all lymphomas at extranodular sites, it is relatively rare clinically, representing only 1% of all malignant diseases of the stomach. In addition, most such diseases tend to be B-cell lymphoma, while T-cell lymphoma is extremely rare. We encountered a patient with primary gastric T-cell malignant lymphoma who, although demonstrating a very rare phenomenon, was negative for antihuman T-lymphotropic virus type 1… CONTINUE READING