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A 43-year-old man presented with a two-year history of HIV infection, complicated with cytomegaloviral retinitis and oral thrush. He initially noticed a swelling in his left axilla. CT scan identified it as a large axillary lymph node. A lymph node biopsy was performed (Figs. 53.1 and 53.2). Peripheral blood smear showed no blasts. Physical examination revealed no hepatosplenomegaly. CT scan of abdomen demonstrated no mass. There were no tumor cells found in the cerebrospinal fluid. The patient was started with two doses of intrathecal cytarabine, two doses of intravenous vincristine, one dose of intravenous doxorubicin, and five doses of intravenous cyclophosphamide.

Keywords

Burkitt Lymphoma Cytoplasmic Vacuole Cytomegaloviral Retinitis Central Nervous System Prophylaxis Intrathecal Cytarabine 
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