CT features of peripheral T-cell lymphoma in the gastrointestinal tract in Chinese population and literature review

Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 04/19/2012

Peripheral T–cell lymphomas (PTCLs) have some distinguishing radiological features from B–cell type gastrointestinal lymphomas as mild or moderate gastric or bowel wall thickening and higher incidence of perforation with multiplicity. In China, intestinal PTCLs are not usually associated with coeliac disease and commonly present in a young male population with colon being the most frequent site of involvement.

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