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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2016, Article ID 5603627, 3 pages
Case Report

Uncommon Presentation of Isolated Jejunal Lymphoma Masquerading as Crohn’s Disease

1Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital and PGIMER, New Delhi 110001, India
2Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated Hospitals, New Delhi 110001, India

Received 4 March 2016; Accepted 4 May 2016

Academic Editor: Yoko Kato

Copyright © 2016 Swati Sattavan 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.


Primary gastrointestinal lymphoma is a rare entity, commonly involving stomach, small bowel, and colorectum. The usual location for small bowel B cell lymphoma is distal ileum due to abundant lymphoid tissue. We are reporting the case of a 53-year-old lady presumptively diagnosed as Crohn’s disease on clinical and radiological grounds but histopathologically proven to be an unusual variant of isolated primary non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.