EXPERIMENTAL AND THERAPEUTIC MEDICINE 9: 147-150, 2015

Pulmonary MALT lymphoma: A case report and review of the literature LINTAO BI, JUN LI, WANG DAN and ZHENXIA LU Department of Hematology and Oncology, China‑Japan Union Hospital Affiliated to Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin 130033, P.R. China Received March 28, 2014; Accepted November 3, 2014 DOI: 10.3892/etm.2014.2072 Abstract. Mucosa‑associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma is an extranodal low‑grade B‑cell lymphoma. Pulmonary MALT lymphoma is considered to originate from bronchial MALT and is also referred to as bronchial‑associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma. Pulmonary MALT lymphoma is a rare disease, but it is the most frequent subset of primary pulmonary lymphoma. The median age at diagnosis of pulmonary MALT lymphoma is 50‑60 years, with only few patients aged

Pulmonary MALT lymphoma: A case report and review of the literature.

Mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma is an extranodal low-grade B-cell lymphoma. Pulmonary MALT lymphoma is considered to originate from ...
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