The R-CHOP regimen has yielded a better response rate in patients with MALT lymphoma
than in those with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
IHC study showed CD5, CD20 and BCL2 all positive and CD3 negative; therefore, a MALT lymphoma
2 yrs) Prasad et al, (10) 1998 Lymphoplasmacytic NA lymphoma Sun et al, (11) 2003 MALT lymphoma
NED (9 months) Papla et al, (4) 2004 Multiple myeloma Dead (postoperative) lonescu et None (rheumatoid NA al, (14) 2005 arthritis) Fairweather MALT lymphoma
NED (4 months) et al, (12) 2006 Lee et al, (15) 2009 None (treated NA tuberculosis) Todd et al, (16) 2010 MGUS Stable nodule (2 years) Ko et al, (17) 2012 MALT lymphoma
NA Abbreviations: LP-PCD, lymphoproliferative/plasma cell disorder; MALT, mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue; MGUS, monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance; NA, not available; NED, no evidence of disease.
Herein we present a case with primary breast MALT lymphoma
that transformed to diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL).
that carry the API2-MALT1 fusion protein tend to be more aggressive and more resistant to treatment.
Midfielder McPhail (pictured), a Republic of Ireland and Cardiff City player, has been told he has stage one malt lymphoma
Cardiff City midfielder McPhail, 29, has been told he has stage one malt lymphoma
, the statement says.
pylori should only be eradicated in the therapy of low-grade MALT lymphoma
of the stomach.
online on January 15, 2009 in the Annals of Oncology demonstrating that rituximab followed by single agent Zevalin (ibritumomab tiuxetan) in a front-line setting for patients with MALT lymphoma
and low- grade follicular lymphoma that primarily involved the conjunctiva or orbit produced a complete response rate of 83 percent.
Ahlawat et al (5) report an interesting case of rectal MALT lymphoma
Both tests work best in patients not being treated with an antisecretory drug, and in those who do not have a bleeding ulcer, atrophic gastritis, or a MALT lymphoma
Moreover, researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have found that giving antibiotics to patients with the rare form of stomach cancer known as MALT lymphoma
caused the tumor to regress.
Strongly linked to the development of peptic ulcers, gastric cancer and MALT lymphoma
Although the management of primary renal MALT lymphoma
has not yet been established, surgical treatment alone may be effective, as demonstrated in our case.
Of the 3, differentiating LPL/WM from MALT lymphoma
is probably the most straightforward.