Primary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the spinal cord.

  title={Primary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the spinal cord.},
  author={Hendrik Pels and Ingeborg Vogt and Thomas Klockgether and Uwe Schlegel},
  volume={25 17},
STUDY DESIGN Case report. OBJECTIVE To report a rare case of primary lymphoma of the spinal cord and to discuss therapeutic options. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Only few cases of primary spinal cord lymphomas are reported. Prognosis is often poor, and therapy is not yet established. METHODS A primary lymphoplasmacytoid lymphoma of the thoracic cord in a 75-year-old woman was treated with focal radiotherapy (30 Gy) and three cycles of chemotherapy consisting of procarbazine, lomustine, and… CONTINUE READING


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