Remission of malabsorption in congenital intestinal lymphangiictasia following chemotherapy for lymphoma

Ofer Shpilberg*, Ilan Shimon, Yoram Bujanover, Isaac Ben-Bassat

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Abstract

A 22-year-old female with protein losing enteropathy due to congenital intestinal lymphangiectasia who developed non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the bone, is described. Complete remission of the lymphomatous process and disappearance of the gastrointestinal symptoms were achieved following treatment with combination chemotherapy and local irradiation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)147-148
Number of pages2
JournalLeukemia and Lymphoma
Volume11
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1993
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Bone lymphoma
  • Congenital intestinal
  • Lymphangiectasia

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