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Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma during Pregnancy

Yoosef Roosta, Mortaza Raeisi, Kawsar Tarvirdizade, Roya Dolatkhah


Introduction:Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) during pregnancy are very uncommon, and primary symptoms of NHL are similar to pregnancy physiologic changes.

Case presentation:We report a case of NHL during pregnancy that didn’t have any peripheral lymphadenopathy, with mediastinal involvement. Chemotherapy began during pregnancy and after delivery treatment continued with chemotherapy and radiotherapy, and mother and baby were both healthy.

Conclusion: Early diagnosis of NHL cause to better prognosis of disease andmaking a chance for mother to make a decision about continue pregnancy or not and about her treatments.


large B-cell; lymphoma; pregnancy


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