MALT lymphoma

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What is MALT lymphoma?

Mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma is a rare condition characterized by infiltration of the gastric mucosa or other areas of mucosal tissue. It is considered an indolent diffuse B-cell lymphoma.

Common symptoms reported by people with MALT lymphoma

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people for MALT lymphoma

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Compare treatments taken by people with MALT lymphoma

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Who has MALT lymphoma on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 30 say MALT lymphoma is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 3
40s 5
50s 7
60s 7
70+ 12
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 3
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 11
Female 24

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 14
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from MALT lymphoma patients who have completed their condition history
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