12 - CASE REPORT: Primary non-Hodkgin lymphoma of bone
Ahmet Mesrur Halefoğlu, Sami Yakut, Kosti Can Çalışkan
Non-Hodkgin lymphomas originating in the skeleton represent a rare entity that accounts for approximately 3 % of primary malignant bone tumors. In our case report, we have presented lesion areas of multiple foci situated in the left femurs 1/3 rd distal diaphysis portion infiltratively and the left tibias medial plateau level subchondrally, through magnetic resonance imaging. Following open bone biopsy, the patient was diagnosed as having primary lymphoma of bone.
Keywords: Magnetic resonance imaging, lymphoma, bone.
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