"Evaluating the Causal Link between Malaria Infection and Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma
in Northern Uganda: A Mendelian Randomization Study." EBioMedicine in press on 10/3/2017
The most common extranodal location of Burkitt lymphoma
is near the ileum or the cecum.
Adult multicentric burkitt lymphoma
with bowel obstruction due to intussusception.
Practical recommendations for the management of children with endemic Burkitt lymphoma
in a resource limited setting.
In well-preserved material, the distinction between Burkitt lymphoma
and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma is usually straightforward, based on cell size.
This is a case of a 51-year-old female, who was diagnosed with primary hepatic Burkitt lymphoma
a few years after KTx.
The second most common is the follicular lymphoma, followed by Burkitt lymphoma
The literature review identified relevant papers when searching for keywords of "Burkitt lymphoma
" and "intussusception." This yielded 31 publications reporting on 226 patients in total.
is a high grade B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma which often presents with extranodal manifestations and occurs most often in children and immunocompromised hosts.
His upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and biopsy revealed a large primary gastric Burkitt lymphoma
. After chemotherapy, he remains in remission.
Variable breakpoints in Burkitt lymphoma
cells with chromosomal t(8;14) translocation separate c-myc and the IgH locus up to several hundred kb.
Sickle cell trait is not associated with endemic Burkitt lymphoma
: An ethnicity and malaria endemicity-matched case-control study suggests factors controlling EBV may serve as a predictive biomarker for this pediatric cancer.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Burkitt Lymphoma
Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2016" provides an overview of Burkitt Lymphoma
clinical trials scenario.
The family were left stunned as Will had been diagnosed with Burkitt lymphoma
, a rare form of the disease that affects around 50 children in the UK, just 16 days before he passed away.
Background: Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is the fourth most common malignant tumors in children, Burkitt lymphoma
(BL) accounts for 30-50% of all pediatric lymphomas.