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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: An Unusual Presentation

S Juthika Rai, Rakshita R Kamath

Keywords : Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Tonsillar disease

Citation Information : Rai SJ, Kamath RR. Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: An Unusual Presentation. Int J Otorhinolaryngol Clin 2021; 13 (2):53-55.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10003-1380

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 20-11-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; The Author(s).


Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma especially the diffuse large B-cell lymphoma variety accounts for a considerable fraction of lymphomas. However, their de novo occurrence in the Waldeyer's ring is rare. The independent origin of this condition as a large unilateral tonsillar swelling makes it an interesting presentation in clinical practice. Here, we present such a case with the few known aspects of this condition.

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