Extranodal Natural-Killer/T-Cell Lymphoma, Nasal Type - Presenting as Non-Healing Palatal Ulcer
Received Date: Nov 09, 2012 / Accepted Date: Dec 06, 2012 / Published Date: Dec 11, 2012
Oral cavity T-cell lymphoma occurs rarely. This case report describes a patient with such a tumor. The case was a 48 year old male presenting with a painless ulcer on palate mucosa. He had suffered from nasal obstruction. Pathology revealed the presence of a T-cell lymphoma tumor in the palate. Though rare, the signs and symptoms of the case suggest that T-cell lymphoma should be considered in the differential diagnosis of oral cavity lesions.
Citation: Shreyas Joshi S, Jagade MV, Saurabh A, Dnyaneshwar A, Sunita B (2012) Extranodal Natural-Killer/T-Cell Lymphoma, Nasal Type - Presenting as Non-Healing Palatal Ulcer. Otolaryngology 2:123. Doi: 10.4172/2161-119X.1000123
Copyright: © 2012 Shreyas Joshi S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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