Eight patients with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma who were inclinical remission but showed residual masses after . (A) A large retroperitoneal mass. (arrows) in a patient with . Tratamiento de linfomas no Hodgkin de celula grande con protocolo. NON-HODGKIN’S LYMPHOMA: No longer indicated for the routine staging of HL and most DLBCL . Include mediastinal and retroperitoneal disease. Extranodal disease is more common with Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma Axial contrast-enhanced abdominal CT shows retroperitoneal lymph.

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In indolent lymphomas, treatment response is usually retroperiyoneal taking symptom relief, overall survival and progression- and event-free survival into consideration. Axial contrast-enhanced CT images A—C show lymphomatous infiltration in the periportal region arrowheads, A, Bwith nodules and masses in the lesser sac and greater omentum asterisks, A, B.

New England Journal of Medicine. CT patterns with emphasis on helical CT. A year-old man with a gastrointestinal stromal tumor and peritoneal sarcomatosis.

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Focal hepatic lymphoma appears as circumscribed nodules that are hypoechoic and show no posterior acoustic enhancement on US. Archived from the original on 16 January Moderate splenomegaly letter S, A and multiple enlarged retroperitoneal lymph nodes asterisks, A, B are also seen. Kidney; Lymphoma; Computed tomography.


Lymphoma is the most common form of hematological retropeeritonealor “blood cancer”, in the developed world.

In Hodgkin lymphoma, these parameters are also of critical importance for the management strategies [ 6 ]. Furthermore, lymph node involvement in sarcoma is very rare. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

hodgkiin The diagnosis of peritoneal lymphomatosis can be very challenging because it may simulate peritoneal carcinomatosis or peritoneal sarcomatosis.

In contrast to GI adenocarcinoma, lymphoma is more likely to involve multiple and retroperitonea segments of gut and is less likely to cause bowel obstruction. On CT, two different morphologic patterns are seen: Peritoneal sarcomatosis versus peritoneal carcinomatosis: There are dozens of subtypes of lymphomas.

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However primary gastric HD is extremely rare.

The involvement of the kidney by lymphoma would occur through hematogenic metastasis or direct tumor invasion of the perirenal space. The patterns of gastric involvement include polypoidal mass, diffuse or focal infiltration, ulcerative lesion, or mucosal nodularity [ 2 ].

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This purely histological classification included no information about cell surface markersor genetics, and it made no distinction between T-cell lymphomas and B-cell lymphomas.


Synovial sarcoma Rhabdomyosarcoma Ewing’s sarcoma.

The lesion compresses the left ureter, causing hydronephrosis. Some subtypes of lymphoma e. Reformatted coronal A and axial B contrast-enhanced CT images show diffuse homogeneous soft tissue infiltration along leaves of mesentery, associated with peritoneal thickening arrowheads, A, B and mild ascites asterisks, A.

Histological subtypes associated with peritoneal lymphomatosis Lymphomas are broadly subdivided into Hodgkin lymphoma and NHL, based on distinct clinical and histologic features. Retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy is also seen asterisks.

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Conflict of interest The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare. Archived from the original PDF on Many low-grade lymphomas remain indolent for many years.

Primary hepatic HD is very rare [ 5 ]. The Merck Manual of Geriatrics. In these forms of lymphoma, such as follicular lymphoma, watchful waiting is often the initial course of action.

The incidence of non-Hodgkin lymphoma increases with age.