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T cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma presenting in the first trimester of pregnancy.
  1. C. C. Lees,
  2. M. Tsirigotis,
  3. J. V. Carr,
  4. M. A. Richards
  1. Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Greenwich District Hospital, Vanbrugh Hill, London, UK.


    This case report details of the presentation of a young woman in the first trimester of her pregnancy with lethargy, weakness, vomiting, pyrexia and lymphadenopathy. Extensive investigation revealed an advanced T cell lymphoma and only the second reported case in pregnancy to our knowledge. We discuss her management and subsequent chemotherapy in the context of a short review of the literature spanning the last decade.

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