Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma of Mandible in a Young Male


Affiliations

  • Guru Nanak Dev Dental College and Research Institute, Sunam, Punjab, India
  • Luxmi Bai Institute of Dental Sciences, Patiala, Punjab, India
  • Maharana Pratap College of Dentistry and Research Center, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India

Abstract

Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a tumor which occurs with diverse clinical presentation. A 19- year-old male presented with a swelling in the oral cavity, was misdiagnosed as periodontal infection of the tooth. Biopsy and subsequent immunophenotypic analysis helped in the diagnosis of B cell lymphoma with T cell rich areas.

Keywords

Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, B cell lymphoma, Gingival swelling, Malignant lymphoma, Periodontal swelling

Subject Discipline

Dentistry

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