Burkitt’s Lymphoma in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus

Jyotsna Laxmikant Oak, Laxmi Patil, Sandeep Goyle
DOI: 10.15305/ijrci/v4i1/209


Recent literature evidence has demonstrated a small but definite increase in the risk of malignancies in SLE patients when compared to general population. The present case study reports a rare occurrence of Burkitt’s lymphoma in a 32-year-old female patient who had been diagnosed with SLE around 3 years ago. The study also discusses the possible pathophysiological links between Burkitt’s lymphoma and SLE.


Oak JL, Patil L, Goyle S. IJRCI. 2016;4(1):CS7 DOI: 10.15305/ijrci/v4i1/209


SLE, Burkitts Lymphoma


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