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How common is it for somebody to get small bowel lymphoma?

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Dr. Eric Whitman
Surgery - Oncology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not common

Fairly rare type of lymphoma.

In brief: Not common

Fairly rare type of lymphoma.
Dr. Eric Whitman
Dr. Eric Whitman
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not common

Small bowel cancers are rare to begin with- they account for about 2% of all gastrointestinal cancers.
A fifth of all small bowel cancers are lymphomas. Depending on the subtype they can be very effectively treated.

In brief: Not common

Small bowel cancers are rare to begin with- they account for about 2% of all gastrointestinal cancers.
A fifth of all small bowel cancers are lymphomas. Depending on the subtype they can be very effectively treated.
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Not common

Primary lymphomas of the gastrointestinal tract are rare, while secondary GI involvement is relatively common.

In brief: Not common

Primary lymphomas of the gastrointestinal tract are rare, while secondary GI involvement is relatively common.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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