Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma of the Breast

Karaca F., Ercolak V., USUL AFŞAR Ç. , Gunaldi M.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.40, ss.151-157, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.151-157


Primary breast lymphoma is rarely encountered in Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas. However, if early diagnosis is made, and treatment is started immediately in patients with low grade and stage, patient survival is increased. 39-year old female patient applied us due to a palpable mass. She was diagnosed with the Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma after the investigations. Curative external radiotherapy was applied after 6 courses of CHOP-R chemotherapy to the patient with Stage-IIE favorable, and B symptoms. After 48-month follow up, patient follow up is being continued without any progression, or recurrence or metastasis.