Gynecomastia, as an Extremely Rare Presentation of Chest Wall Lymphoma: A Case Report and Review of the Articles

  • Soleyman Heydari Trauma Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. AND Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Mohammad Javad Behzadnia Trauma Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. AND Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3062-0839
  • Fatemeh Saboori Cancer Institute, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Keywords: Chest wall tumor, Gynecomastia, B-cell lymphoma, Male, Primary breast lymphoma

Abstract

Male breast enlargement as gynecomastia may be as a sign of underlying systemic diseases. Male breast malignancy is also considered in differential diagnosis. We present a young man with primary chest wall lymphoma as gynecomastia, without pre-existing problem or other disease. Here, we present his clinical manifestation, management, and his early outcome. Chest wall lymphoma as an initial presentation of isolated chest wall mass in males is a rare clinical entity and its presentation as gynecomastia is even extremely unusual.

Author Biography

Mohammad Javad Behzadnia, Trauma Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. AND Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

Department of Emergency medicine,Baqyatallah university of medical sciences

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Published
2019-07-13
How to Cite
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Heydari S, Behzadnia MJ, Saboori F. Gynecomastia, as an Extremely Rare Presentation of Chest Wall Lymphoma: A Case Report and Review of the Articles. Acta Med Iran. 57(4).
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