Primary biliary B-cell lymphoma of the cystic duct causing obstructive jaundice.

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A distinctive case of primary biliary lymphoma occurring in the cystic duct causing extrinsic compression of the porta hepatis in a 48-year-old woman is presented. Imaging studies revealed stricture of the common hepatic duct with a 2.5-cm nonhomogeneous mass at the porta hepatis, mimicking a Klatskin tumor. Exploratory laparotomy revealed a mass in the… (More)

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@article{Jho2007PrimaryBB, title={Primary biliary B-cell lymphoma of the cystic duct causing obstructive jaundice.}, author={David H. Jho and Diana J Jho and Gregorio Chejfec and Maria Ahn and Evan S L Ong and Nocif Joseph Espat}, journal={The American surgeon}, year={2007}, volume={73 5}, pages={508-10} }