Primary small intestinal lymphoma in adults. A comparative study of IPSID versus non-IPSID in the Middle East.

@article{Salem1987PrimarySI,
  title={Primary small intestinal lymphoma in adults. A comparative study of IPSID versus non-IPSID in the Middle East.},
  author={Pascale Salem and L el-Hashimi and Elias Anaissie and S Geha and N. Habboubi and Nuhad Ibrahim and M F Khalyl and Christine Allam},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1987},
  volume={59 9},
  pages={1670-6}
}
Seventy-five cases of primary small intestinal lymphoma (PSIL) were diagnosed in adults at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) during the period from 1961 to 1980. Two additional cases of immunoproliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID) in the premalignant phase also were studied. Thirty-two patients had IPSID; 27 non-IPSID; and in 18 patients it was difficult to distinguish IPSID from non-IPSID. While the former was shown to be a distinct disease entity with… CONTINUE READING