Volume 2002, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0253-8253
  • EISSN: 2227-0426


The overall incidence of lymphoma during pregnancy has not been established accurately. Hodgkin's disease is the fourth most frequently diagnosed cancer in pregnancy (1 in 1000 to 1 in 6000 pregnancies). In contrast, the incidence of non-Hodgkin lymphoma during pregnancy is rare, with fewer than one hundred cases reported(2). A case of small intestinal lymphoma in association with pregnancy is presented, with emphasis on the major clinical issues involved in the approach to the management of such cases.


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