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a neoplasm of lymph tissue that is usually malignant

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Burkitt's lymphoma is an undifferentiated malignant lymphoma of B lymphocytes.
As shown in Figure 2, the histopathology of the excised mass proved to be Burkitt's lymphoma of the terminal ileum causing ileocolic intussusception.
Primary pancreatic Burkitt's lymphoma mimicking carcinoma with obstructive jaundice and very high CA19-9.
Burkitt's lymphoma, a disease frequently found in children of Tropical Africa, was first described by an Irish surgeon "Denis Burkitt" in Kampala, Central Africa in the mid-1900s.
Frequency and percentages were calculated for categorical variables like gender, carcinoma, sarcoma and common types of carcinomas (Squamous cell carcinoma, Mucoepidermoid carcinoma, Adenoid cystic carcinoma) and sarcomas (Osteosarcoma, Burkitt's lymphoma).
Burkitt's lymphoma (BL) is a highly aggressive subtype of B cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with a doubling time of 24 hours [1].
Cytogenetic analysis of the ascitic fluid performed in this case reveled a translocation of chromosome 8 and chromosome 14 (c-myc) commonly seen in Burkitt's lymphoma. There have been cases of lymphomatous effusions, including extranodal Burkitt's lymphoma, in AIDs patients that were EBV (+) and HHV8 (-) that primarily involved serosal cavities [11].
Burkitt's lymphoma (BL), the most common childhood cancer in sub-Saharan Africa, occurs mainly in areas with holo-endemic malaria.
He had stage three Burkitt's lymphoma - a highly uncommon form of cancer affecting between just one and three patients every year in Britain - and was immediately admitted to James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough to start an intense treatment.
Molecular genetic features of sporadic Burkitt's lymphoma in children (in Chinese).
Medical Science Monitor reported a benefit for intravenous vitamin C in patients with high levels of antibodies to the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), which has been implicated in chronic fatigue syndrome, Burkitt's lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease, and some autoimmune conditions.
When Soucy, at age 50, passed away from Burkitt's Lymphoma in November of 2012, Mahoney wanted to honor his life.