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are the symptoms of small bowel lymphoma bad?

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Dr. R. Scott Anderson
38 years experience Radiation Oncology
They can be: Often the initial symptoms of small bowel lymphoma are obstruction or perforation both of which can be very symptomatic.
Answered on Jul 3, 2015
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Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Can be: May present with diarrhea, pain, bleeding (occult or visible), obstruction, or perforation. May be subtle, present with cramps, weight loss; usually not with fever, itching.
Answered on Jul 5, 2012

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Dr. R. Scott Anderson
38 years experience Radiation Oncology
They can be: If they present with small bowel obstruction, or perforation and sepsis they often are.
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Yes: Small bowel lymphoma is picked up by symptoms such as nausea, vomitting, pain, obstruction, bleeding, etc. Depending on the specific type and stage of ... Read More
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Possible: Small bowel lymphoma can present with symptoms such as obstruction, perforation, bleeding, pain, nausea, vomitting, etc. Which can serious compliction ... Read More
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