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lymphoma non Hodgkin bell's palsy

M Dorchin, R Masoumi Dehshiri, S Soleiman, M Manashi
BACK GROUND: Vincristine (VCR), is a chemotherapy drug, useful in the treatment of leukemia, lymphoma and solid tumor and it is a potent neurotoxin and sensory neuropathy drug which a common behavioral toxicity of this drug. Neuropathy is common squeal of intensive chemotherapy protocols that contain vincristine and corticosteroids. MATERIALS AND METHODS: This study was a retrospective and descriptive study of neuropathy during in chemotherapy program with vincristine for patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) and Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)...
2013: Iranian Journal of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
J Mlotha, S Naidoo
Burkitt's lymphoma (BL) is a highly aggressive, fast growing, mature B-cell non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL) and has one of the highest proliferation rates of any human tumour. There are three forms of BL: endemic or the African form (eBL), sporadic or non-endemic form (sBL) and the immunodeficiency-associated form in HIV-AIDS. The survival rate of a child with BL is dependent upon rapid diagnosis and treatment. The aim of the present study was to determine the oro-facial manifestations in children with BL in Malawi...
March 2011: SADJ: Journal of the South African Dental Association
E Jason Sabet-Peyman, Charles G Eberhart, Kashif Janjua, Syed Mahmood Shah, Diana V Do, Quan Dong Nguyen
PURPOSE: To report a case of intraocular non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) manifesting as persistent intermediate uveitis, facial mass, and Bell palsy. DESIGN: Retrospective, interventional case report. METHODS: A 51-year-old patient with persistent intermediate uveitis for 4 years is diagnosed with intraocular NHL after developing Bell palsy and a facial mass. Initial diagnostic vitrectomy was inconclusive. RESULTS: Subsequent treatment with cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, vincristine, prednisone, and rituximab resulted in regressed facial mass and improved visual acuity...
September 2009: Ocular Immunology and Inflammation
J W Reggars, S D French
Objective: To discuss a case of leptomenigeal disease mimicking a lower lumbar disc lesion and accompanying neurological deficit.Clinical Features: A 62 year old male presented with a 3-4 day history of left low back and left posterior thigh pain. The patient had a previous history of non-specific low back pain for approximately 10-25 years, which was relieved in the past by manual therapy. He was also currently being treated by a medical oncologist with chemotherapy for low grade non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, which was considered stable...
November 1998: Australasian Chiropractic & Osteopathy: Journal of the Chiropractic & Osteopathic College of Australasia
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