MALToma

MALToma

(mawlt-ōm'ă),
B-cell lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

MALT·o·ma

(mawl-tō'mă)
B-cell lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue.
Synonym(s): extranodal marginal zone lymphoma.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Biopsies were taken from duodenum and bulbus to exclude Giardiasis, Whipplei, maltoma and intestinal lymphangiectasia.
Six out of the ten patients received RT due to stage IE conjunctival mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma (MALToma), two due to ocular lymphoma, and the other two due to eyelid basal cell carcinoma.
pylori colonization is associated with peptic ulcers, gastric adenocarcinoma, and gastric lymphoma (aka maltoma), there is evidence that it also is an "ancient dominion organism."
The Sudanese study reported only 7.1% cases (five Maltoma and one Burkitt's lymphoma).8 Elzouki et al.
In addition to active chronic gastritis, this organism has a strong relationship with gastric adenocarcinoma and MALToma [1].
Multiple myeloma can also be associated with t(4;14) or t(14;16), or t(14;20) (detected by FISH) and/or aberrant expression of cyclinD1 or CD56 (detected by immunohistochemical staining), which is not seen in MALToma or LPL.
The most common primary pulmonary malignant lymphoproliferative disorder is MALToma [17].
The terms low-grade MALToma and high-grade MALToma formerly were used to describe such lesions, but, as discussed above, the diagnosis of MALT lymphoma currently is restricted to a lymphoma composed principally of small lymphocytes and should not be used to classify large B-cell lymphomas, including those associated with a MALT component or arising in a MALT site.
Retired TV camera supervisor Chas was diagnosed eight years ago with maltoma, a rare form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma that attacked his lungs.
Primary lymphoma of the salivary glands is rare and is classified as MALT (mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue) lymphoma, or MALToma. Imaging findings are nonspecific (Figure 12).
RESULTADOS: Descripcion de los hallazgos endosonograficos en las enfermedades estudiadas: polipos, 15; estenosis esofagicas, 2; lesiones pancreaticas, 3; esofagitis de reflujo, 4; enfermedad de Hirschprung, 2; MALToma, 3.