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Scand J Gastroenterol. 1994 Jun;29(6):545-9.

Multiple lymphomatous polyposis of the colon and rectum. Report of a case and review of the literature.

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  • 1Dept. of Surgical Gastroenterology, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Abstract

BACKGROUND:

Multiple lymphomatous polyposis is a non-Hodgkin's centrocytic lymphoma that presents with polyposis of the mucosa and can be found anywhere in the gastrointestinal tract.

METHODS:

On the basis of a new case and 31 cases in the literature since 1971, the treatment is discussed.

CONCLUSIONS:

Surgery is not indicated and chemotherapy is the appropriate treatment.

PMID:
8079114
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