Endosonography-Guided Diagnosis of Mediastinal Involvement of Plasma Cell Dyscrasia in a Patient

Gokhan Dindar, Yucel Ustundag, Tarik Akar, Taner Babur


Plasma cell dyscrasia (PCD) is a neoplastic disorder which consists in abnormal proliferation of a single plasma cell. Extramedullary PCD usually occurs in the head or neck. It is diagnosed with biopsy which demonstrates clonal plasma cells. Endoscopic ultrasound may be used for diagnosis in case of lesion is in accessible site of body.

J Med Cases. 2014;5(3):157-159
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.14740/jmc1674w


Plasma cell dyscrasia; Endoscopic ultrasound; Mediastinal lympadenopathy

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