Primary Liver Large B-Cell Lymphoma: A Rare Diagnosis


Primary liver lymphoma is extremely rare, in most of cases it is a B cell lymphoma. Usually the diagnosis is made in middle-aged individuals and most of them have a relatively short life expectancy. In this article, the authors present a case report of a 75-year-old woman with symptoms of three weeks of evolution of diffuse abdominal pain, asthenia and anorexia. The analysis showed cyto cholestasis and the radiological image with lush hepatomegaly because of a large hepatic mass. The patient started chemotherapy and actually is well twenty months after the end of the chemotherapy.

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de Castro Rocha, J. , Lopes, R. , Cruz, A. , Gonçalves, C. , Correia, J. and Coutinho, J. (2015) Primary Liver Large B-Cell Lymphoma: A Rare Diagnosis. Open Journal of Blood Diseases, 5, 9-12. doi: 10.4236/ojbd.2015.51002.

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