Presumed intraocular lymphoma in a 60-year-old man with AIDS

G Seerp Baarsma, Roland L. M. J. Smit

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Abstract

A 60-year-old man with AIDS and active pulmonary tuberculosis presented with a rapidly growing chorioretinal tumor. Tuberculostatics had no effect on the tumor but radiation resulted in a quick decrease in its size. It is therefore believed to be a lymphoma. No biopsy was performed. An intraocular lymphoma in a patient with AIDS has not yet been described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)203-4
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume2
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 1992

Keywords

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome/complications
  • Choroid Neoplasms/complications
  • Fundus Oculi
  • Humans
  • Lymphoma/complications
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Retinal Diseases/complications
  • Tuberculosis, Pulmonary/diagnosis

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