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Annals of Hematology

, Volume 98, Issue 5, pp 1317–1318 | Cite as

Extracavitary primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) presenting as bilateral adrenal gland involvement in an HIV-positive patient

  • Mitja NabergojEmail author
  • Olivier Nawej Tshikung
  • Olga Tsopra
  • Ana Ghinescu
  • Kaveh Samii
  • Alexandra CalmyEmail author
Letter to the Editor
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Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Hematology, Department of OncologyGeneva University HospitalGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.Division of Infectious Diseases, HIV Unit, Department of Internal Medicine SpecialtiesGeneva University HospitalGenevaSwitzerland
  3. 3.Department of Pathology and ImmunologyGeneva University HospitalGenevaSwitzerland

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