extramedullary plasmacytoma


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extramedullary plasmacytoma

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Recurrence of extramedullary plasmacytoma of the breast.
There is no published evidence for the role of adjuvant chemotherapy in the treatment of solitary extramedullary plasmacytoma Tsang et al.
Most patients with extramedullary plasmacytoma of the head and neck region present with local symptoms, which can include nasal obstruction, bleeding, discharge, and pain.
8) When it originates in the upper respiratory tract, extramedullary plasmacytoma can be a manifestation of multiple myeloma at its initial appearance or precede the development of the systemic disease.
Radiotherapy in the management of solitary extramedullary plasmacytoma.
The last variant, solitary extramedullary plasmacytoma (SEP), accounts for less than 2% of all neoplastic plasma dyscrasias and occurs in any part of the body, especially in the head and neck (15).
We present a new case of extramedullary plasmacytoma of the tongue base, we discuss its diagnosis and management, and we review the literature on plasmacytomas of the head and neck.
We describe a case of solitary extramedullary plasmacytoma of the breast that was not associated with bone marrow or other sites of involvement during a 15-month follow-up period.
We also briefly review the diagnostic and treatment options for patients with extramedullary plasmacytoma.
INTRODUCTION: Extramedullary plasmacytoma is a localized collection of monoclonal plasma cells in an extra skeletal site.