Lymphoma is an unusual cause of tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF). Most fistulas develop after radiation therapy and are a rare occurrence in patients treated with chemotherapy alone. The presence of a TEF is usually indicative of active lymphoma. This report describes a tracheoesophageal fistula that developed during chemotherapy for diffuse large cell lymphoma.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Surgical Oncology|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1996|
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