Primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma and pregnancy: a challenging clinical scenario

Image by <a href="https://pixabay.com/users/boristrost-332908/?utm_source=link-attribution&amp;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_campaign=image&amp;utm_content=1597889">Boris Trost</a> from <a href="https://pixabay.com//?utm_source=link-attribution&amp;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_campaign=image&amp;utm_content=1597889">Pixabay</a>
Submitted: January 9, 2022
Accepted: February 9, 2022
Published: February 22, 2022
Abstract Views: 651
PDF: 248
Video 1: 110
Video 2: 110
Video 3: 99
Video 4: 102
Video 5: 123
Publisher's note
All claims expressed in this article are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of their affiliated organizations, or those of the publisher, the editors and the reviewers. Any product that may be evaluated in this article or claim that may be made by its manufacturer is not guaranteed or endorsed by the publisher.

Authors

A 26-weeks pregnant woman presented with progressively worsening dyspnoea and poor general conditions. Using low-dose radiation multi-imaging techniques and thoracic biopsy a primary mediastinal large B cell was diagnosed. A multidisciplinary approach identified the correct hemodynamic management, the best therapeutic strategy and the timing for delivery.

Dimensions

Altmetric

PlumX Metrics

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Citations

Fiascone S, Datkhaeva I, Winer ES, Rizack T. Primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma in pregnancy. Leuk Lymphoma 2016;57:240-3.
Brenner B, Avivi I, Lishner M. Haematological cancers in pregnancy. Lancet 2012;379:580-7.
Racicot K, Kwon JY, Aldo P, et al. Understanding the complexity of the immune system during pregnancy. Am J Reprod Immunol 2014;72:107-16.
Evens AM, Advani R, Press OW, et al. Lymphoma occurring during pregnancy: antenatal therapy, complications, and maternal survival in a multicenter analysis. J Clin Oncol 2013b;31:4132-9.
Pereg D, Koren G, Lishner. The treatment of Hodgkin’s and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in pregnancy. Heamatologica 2007;92:1230-7.
Perez CA, Amin J, Aguina LM, et al. Primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma during pregnacy. Case Rep Hematol 2012;2012:197347.
Hashimoto Y, Omura H, Tokuyasu Y, et al. Successful management of primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma during pregnancy. Intern Med 2019;58:3455-9.

How to Cite

Intravaia, Rita, Benedetta De Chiara, Francesco Musca, Francesca Casadei, Gloria Santambrogio, Francesca Spanò, Oriana Belli, Giuseppina Quattrocchi, Cristina Giannattasio, and Antonella Moreo. 2022. “Primary Mediastinal Large B-Cell Lymphoma and Pregnancy: A Challenging Clinical Scenario”. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 92 (4). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2022.2198.