Tonsil lymphoma presenting as tonsillitis after bone marrow transplantation.

@article{Yellin1995TonsilLP,
  title={Tonsil lymphoma presenting as tonsillitis after bone marrow transplantation.},
  author={Seth A. Yellin and Martin B. Weiss and Dennis H. Kraus and Esperanza B. Papadopoulos},
  journal={Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery},
  year={1995},
  volume={112 4},
  pages={
          544-8
        }
}
Bone marrow transplantation for the treatment of leukemia is increasingly successful in rendering patients disease free. However, it has become evident that the associated severe immunosuppression predisposes this population to an increased risk for other neoplastic disorders. We report on six patients in whom non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the tonsillar region developed within 5 months after T-cell-depleted bone marrow transplantation for the treatment of leukemia at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer… CONTINUE READING

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