An unusual hotspot in a young woman with Hodgkin's lymphoma

C.H. ten Hove, J.M. Zijlstra-Baalbergen, E.F.I. Comans, R.M. van Elburg

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A young woman has started cancer treatment because of a Hodgkin's lymphoma. After four months of chemotherapy, a PET scan showed an unexplained hotspot in the right lower abdomen. This was later explained by an unsuspected pregnancy. Our case emphasizes the importance of a pregnancy test in all women in the reproductive age before starting cancer treatment
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Pages (from-to)e14-e15
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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