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Sinonasal lymphoma.
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PMID:  10471885     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The clinical course of 49 patients with the diagnosis of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma were studied in the Department of Otolaryngology of the Hospital General de Mexico between December 1986 and March 1997. The most frequent clinical symptoms in these patients were: nasal obstruction, rhinorrhea, fever, weight loss, cervical lymph adenopathy, rhinopharyngeal tumor, ulceration on the palate and periorbital cellulitis. In 73% of the patients in this series the primary presentation was nasal. Sixty-six percent of the patients were classified as intermediate grade lymphoma according to the New Working Formulation, and 33% were in a I B state according to the Ann Arbor predominant immunotype was B cell in 63% of the cases. An extensive review of the literature is also presented.
G Fajardo-dolci; R C Magaña; E L Bautista; D Huerta
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery     Volume:  121     ISSN:  0194-5998     ISO Abbreviation:  Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg     Publication Date:  1999 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-09-30     Completed Date:  1999-09-30     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8508176     Medline TA:  Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  323-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Undergraduate Medical Education, Mexico.
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MeSH Terms
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin* / complications,  diagnosis,  pathology
Middle Aged
Nose Neoplasms* / complications,  diagnosis,  pathology
Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms* / complications,  diagnosis,  pathology
Retrospective Studies

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