Primary colonic lymphoma. Clinical presentation, histopathologic features, and outcome with combination chemotherapy.

@article{Zighelboim1994PrimaryCL,
  title={Primary colonic lymphoma. Clinical presentation, histopathologic features, and outcome with combination chemotherapy.},
  author={Jaime Zighelboim and Mark V. Larson},
  journal={Journal of clinical gastroenterology},
  year={1994},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={
          291-7
        }
}
Primary colonic lymphomas are rare, but we identified 15 cases at our institution between 1973 and 1992. They comprised 5.8% of all cases of gastrointestinal lymphoma (15 of 259) and 0.16% of all cases of colon cancer (15 of 9,193) during the last 20 years. The most common presenting symptoms were abdominal pain and weight loss (40% each). In seven patients (47%), a palpable abdominal mass was noted on the initial physical examination. The most frequent site of involvement was the cecum (73… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 33 CITATIONS

Colorectal lymphoma.

  • Clinics in colon and rectal surgery
  • 2006
VIEW 8 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

Primary colorectal lymphoma - A single centre experience.

  • The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland
  • 2015
VIEW 5 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND & RESULTS
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

Colorectal Lymphoma: A Review.

  • Clinics in colon and rectal surgery
  • 2018

Similar Papers