T-Cell Lymphoma of Oral Cavity: A Case Report

  • Dr. Dolly Prashant Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Govt. Dental College, Raipur, CG, India
  • Dr. Fatima Saify Reader, Department of Oral Pathology, Govt. Dental College, Raipur, CG, India
  • Dr. Nidhi Tiwari Lecturer, Department of Oral Pathology, Govt. Dental College, Raipur, CG, India
  • Dr. Viplav Prashant Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry , Govt. Dental College, Raipur, CG, India
Keywords: Extranodal, Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, Oral cavity, Soft palate, Hard palate

Abstract

Malignant lymphomas are heterogenous group of neoplasms of lymphoid tissues with different clinical courses and varied prognosis. Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) often presents at the extranodal sites of head and neck region, but the intraoral lesions are much less frequent, especially when they are the only manifestation of the disease. The oral cavity including the palate, gingiva, tongue, buccal mucosa, floor of the mouth and lips are the primary sites for approximately 2% of all extranodal lymphomas. We here report the case of a 40 years old male that had initial extra nodal intraoral presentations undiagnosed previously. The clinical, histopathological and immunological examinations revealed T-cell lymphoma.

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T-Cell Lymphoma of Oral Cavity: A Case Report
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DOI: 10.17511/ijmrr.2016.i03.20
Published: 2016-03-30
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Prashant D, Saify F, Tiwari N, Viplav P. T-Cell Lymphoma of Oral Cavity: A Case Report. Int J Med Res Rev [Internet]. 2016Mar.30 [cited 2024May20];4(3):397-00. Available from: https://ijmrr.medresearch.in/index.php/ijmrr/article/view/501
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