Surgery, Gastroenterology and Oncology
Vol. 20, Nr. 3, September 2015
Tumoral pericardial involvement in non-Hodgkin lymphoma-spektrum of CT findings
Anca Filip Flintoaca, Magdalena Ichim, Dana Tabac, Ioana Gabriela Lupescu
CASE REPORT, September 2015
Article DOI: 10.21614/jtmr-20-3-52
Lymphomatous involvement of pericardium is relatively commonly seen in patients diagnosed with Hodking and non-Hodgking disease, presenting large mediastinal mass.
Pericardial and cardiac involvement may be a late manifestation of lymphoma. Pericardial nodular thickening or effusion, a tumoral mass extending into the superior pulmonary veins are signs of secondary tumoral pericardial involvement. But pericardial effusion is not a specific and reliable sign of tumoral pericardium, because in patient with lymphoma can be seen postradiotherapy or in case of infection.
Familiarity with imaging aspects in lymphomatous pericardial involvement is essential for an accurate diagnosis.

Keywords: pericardial tumor, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, pericardial effusion, imaging signs

Full Text Sources: Download pdf
Abstract:   Abstract EN
Views: 775



Video Abstracts


Open Access Fee

Members of the IASGO will not pay open access fee. Non-members of IASGO will pay publishing fee of €150. Publishing fee, which will cover the DOI, plagiarism check, the editing work.


Journal Subscriptions

Current Issue

Dec 2020

Supplements

Instructions for authors
Online submission
Contact
Print ISSN: 2559 - 723X

ISSN-L: 2559 - 723X

ISSN online: 2601 - 1700

Surgery, Gastroenterology and Oncology is indexed in Scopus, CrossRef (DOI: 10.21614/sgo)



Meetings and Courses in 2020
Meetings and Courses in 2019
Verona expert meeting 2019
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.