Case analyses of lung Hodgkin's lymphoma misdiagnosis as lung cancer
LIU Cui;WEI Jianguo;XU Chunwei;WU Yongfang;WANG Huaitao;WANG Haiyan;ZHANG Bo;SHAO Yun;LI Xiaobing;Department of Pathology, Affiliated Hospital of Academy of Military Medical Sciences;Department of Pathology,Shaoxing People's Hospital;
Objective: Though investigating the clinical and pathological features of pulmonary Hodgkin's lymphoma to reduce misdiagnosis and mistreatment. Methods: Clinical and pathological data were retrospectively analyzed in one case of pulmonary Hodgkin's lymphoma, which was diagnosed by Affiliated Hospital of Military Medical Sciences. Results: In this case, the patient came to hospital because of intermittent hemoptysis, chest CT was taken and showed: there were multiple nodules on the right, upper lobe, considered lung cancer with right hilar and mediastinal lymph node metastasis. Then the patient was treated with radiotherapy. With clinical symptoms aggravated, the patient came to our hospital for treatment, inguinal lymph node biopsy was taken and pathological diagnosis is Hodgkin's lymphoma. After 6 cycles of ABVD chemotherapy, the tumor shrank. Conclusion: Clinical and pathological type of pulmonary Hodgkin's lymphoma is rare, which often misdiagnosed as lung cancer. We should strengthen the clinical and pathological features of pulmonary Hodgkin's lymphoma awareness and careful analysis of the condition, in order to avoid or reduce misdiagnosis and mistreatment.
【CateGory Index】： R734.2