International Journal of Surgery Science
Vol. 1, Issue 1, Part A (2017)
Non hodgkin’s lymphoma of the breast
Author(s): Dr. Raj Nagarkar, Dr. Sirshendu Roy, Dr. Sagar Bhalerao and Dr. Aditya Adhav
Abstract: Lymphomas of the breast are rare with incidence of 0.12 - 0.5% of all breast malignancies and 2.2% of extra nodal lymphomas 1, 2. Primary breast lymphoma has a reported incidence ranging from 0.04 - 0.5% of malignant breast neoplasms11 of all extra nodal NHL and 0.7% of all NHL12 They are defined as Primary and secondary breast. We report here a case of extranodal lymphoma, a primary Non Hodgkin’s lymphoma of the breast in a female patient. The treatment modalities for lymphomas of breast should be same as other lymphomas.
How to cite this article:
Dr. Raj Nagarkar, Dr. Sirshendu Roy, Dr. Sagar Bhalerao, Dr. Aditya Adhav. Non hodgkin’s lymphoma of the breast. Int J Surg Sci 2017;1(1):18-19.