Simultaneous dual pathology in lymph node

Prakas Kumar Mandal, Supriyo Sarkar, Malay Kumar Ghosh, Maitreyee Bhattacharyya
  • Prakas Kumar Mandal
    DEPARTMENT OF HEMATOLOGY, N.R.S. MEDICAL COLLEGE, 138, A.J.C. BOSE ROAD; KOLKATA, INDIA, India | prakas70@gmail.com
  • Supriyo Sarkar
    Affiliation not present
  • Malay Kumar Ghosh
    Affiliation not present
  • Maitreyee Bhattacharyya
    Affiliation not present

Abstract

[Abstract]


Tubercuous lymphadenitis and Non Hodgkins’ Lymphoma are common in India. As both diseases can occur in elderly persons there is a definite chance of co-existence of both diseases; but that coexistence has not been reported. Here we present a unique case in an elderly woman who had synchronous double pathology of tuberculosis (TB) and Diffuse Large B cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) of the lymph nodes.

 

 

Key words:- lymph nodes, tuberculosis (TB), Diffuse Large B cell Lymphoma (DLBCL).

 

Keywords

Tuberculosis, Diffuse Large B cell Lymphoma

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