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Traumatic rupture of jejunal burkitt's lymphoma with intestinal transection

Research paper by Anoop Singh, Girish Prabhakar

Indexed on: 21 Dec '18Published on: 19 Dec '18Published in: Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons



Abstract

Anoop Singh, Girish Prabhakar Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons 2019 24(1):61-62 Burkitt's lymphoma (BL) is an aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma.[1] BL of the small intestine, presenting as a surgical emergency needing emergency laparotomy, is an uncommon presentation of this tumor. We present a case of BL presenting as perforation peritonitis after blunt trauma abdomen.