Primary T-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the larynx: A case report

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Larynx, Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin, T-cell

Abstract

Lymphoma is a malignant disease of lymphatic cells. Despite numerous sub-types, the disease is generally divided into two main groups: Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Primary laryngeal non-Hodgkin lymphoma accounts for less than 1% of all laryngeal tumors. We herein present a 43-year-old male patient with difficulty swallowing due to a laryngeal mass. Morphological and immunohistochemical examination revealed T cell lymphoma according to the World Health Organization classification. The patient was referred for chemo-radiotherapy. Primary lymphoma of the larynx is a rare, and primary T-cell laryngeal lymphoma is an even rarer tumor.

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2021-05-01

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Çıkrıkcı S, Gülşen S, Durucu C. Primary T-cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of the larynx: A case report. J Surg Med [Internet]. 2021 May 1 [cited 2022 Oct. 4];5(5):569-71. Available from: https://jsurgmed.com/article/view/800768