Burkett's lymphoma

Burkett's lymphoma

[′bər·kəts lim′fō·mə]
(medicine)
A malignant lymphoma of children, typically involving the retroperitoneal area and the mandible, but sparing the peripheral lymph nodes, bone marrow, and spleen.
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Majority of the cases are unilateral however, bilateral involvement are most commonly seen in case of secondary involvement and in Burkett's lymphoma (5).
He was put on a course of chemotherapy for Burkett's lymphoma.