Primary non-hodgkin lymphoma of breast in a patient with rectal carcinoma and magnetic resonance spectroscopic examination

Demirkan B., Balci P., Ozcan M., Baskan Z., Alacacioglu A., Tuncel S., ...More

BREAST, vol.14, no.2, pp.169-174, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.breast.2004.08.013
  • Journal Name: BREAST
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.169-174
  • Keywords: non-hodgkin lymphoma, breast, solid tumor, magnetic resonance spectroscopy, MALIGNANT-LYMPHOMA, CELL LYMPHOMA, CHEMOTHERAPY, LESIONS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


A 62-year-old woman being treated for stage IIIC rectal. adenocarcinoma was diagnosed with primary non-Hodgkin lymphoma of the breast after a 4-year follow-up. This case illustrates the importance of close and Long-term follow-up as well as of differential diagnostic procedures for second primary malignancies after the initial diagnosis and treatment of a solid tumor. (c) 2004 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.