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[Lymphocytic mastopathy]

HASZNOS Éva1, SONKOLY Ildikó1, KATONA Annamária2, KRASZNAI Géza2

OCTOBER 27, 1993

Lege Artis Medicinae - 1993;3(10)

[The authors intend to call attention to a possible new autoimmune disease, lymphocytic mastopathy and its therapeutical consequences. This is the first report on this subject in Hungary. A case history of a woman suffering from lymphocytic mastopathy is presented. In 1982 the histology of the tumor in the right breast showed the so-called pseudolymphoma. There was no therapy. In February 1991 therapy was started because of recidiva with azathioprin and prednisone. After this therapy we did not find any tumor. The improvement of the disease after administering these two drugs is further evidence of its possible autoimmune origin.]

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