Primary Burkitt's Lymphoma of the Appendix

Y. G. Caine, N. Peylan-Ramu, A. F. Livoff, M. Schiller

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Appendicitis is a very rare presenting symptom of abdominal Burkitt's lymphoma. Only four cases have previously been identified in the literature, all of them males. This is the first reported case of a female as well as the youngest and is representative of the therapeutic considerations in this unusual manifestation of the disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)251-252
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - Aug 1990
Externally publishedYes


  • Appendicitis
  • Burkitt's lymphoma


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