Primary lymphoma of the liver treated by extended hepatectomy and chemotherapy: a case report

Linfoma primário do fígado tratado por hepatectomia ampliada e quimioterapia: relato de caso

Primary lymphoma of the liver is an extremely rare entity. A case of anaplastic large B-cell (both CD-20 and lambda positive) non-Hodgkin's lymphoma that was confined to the liver in a 33-year-old man is reported. The patient was treated with an extended right hepatectomy and combination chemotherapy: cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, vincristine, and prednisone. The patient was disease free 24 months after the procedure.

Liver lymphoma; Surgery; Chemotherapy


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