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How rare is burkitt's lymphoma?

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Dr. Robert Warner
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Uncommon

Burkitt's lymphoma comprises about a third of childhood lymphomas, but less than 1% of adult lymphomas in europe and the usa.
This very aggressive malignancy is much more common in africa, however.

In brief: Uncommon

Burkitt's lymphoma comprises about a third of childhood lymphomas, but less than 1% of adult lymphomas in europe and the usa.
This very aggressive malignancy is much more common in africa, however.
Dr. Robert Warner
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Quite rare

It is a b-cell undifferentiated lymphoma, associated with ebstein barr virus, highly treateable and curable with chemotherapy and sometimes radiotherpay.

In brief: Quite rare

It is a b-cell undifferentiated lymphoma, associated with ebstein barr virus, highly treateable and curable with chemotherapy and sometimes radiotherpay.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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