Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Lymphoma Burkitt Evaluation

The evaluation of Burkitt lymphoma begins with a medical history and physical examination.

Physical findings in someone with Burkitt lymphoma may include:

Testing is necessary to confirm the diagnosis of Burkitt lymphoma.

Tests that may be used to evaluate Burkitt lymphoma include:

Other tests that may be used to evaluate Burkitt lymphoma include:

Imaging tests that may be used to evaluate Burkitt lymphoma include:

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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Lymphoma Burkitt References
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