Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Hematology
Volume 2016, Article ID 1831792, 6 pages
Case Report

Primary MALT Lymphoma of the Breast Treated with Definitive Radiation

1Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY 10029, USA
2Department of Radiation Oncology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY 10029, USA
3Department of Pathology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY 10029, USA

Received 11 February 2016; Revised 14 April 2016; Accepted 17 April 2016

Academic Editor: Gandhi Damaj

Copyright © 2016 Mohammad Hissourou III et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


We are reporting a case of a 59-year-old woman, with a family history of breast cancer, who presented with extranodal marginal zone lymphoma (MALT) of the left breast. She received definitive radiation therapy and remains without evidence of disease. Here, we present a case and review the current literature to determine the optimal treatment of this rare presentation of MALT.