A 66-year-old woman presented with autoimmune hemolytic anemia of the cold antibody type as one of the first symptoms of a non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) localized primarily in the uterine cervix. Cold-reacting autoantibody-mediated hemolytic anemia is a rare complication of NHL. Its occurrence as one of the presenting symptoms of NHL is even more unusual. The incidence of a primary malignant lymphoma in the genital tract is low. The combination of these phenomena in one patient make this case unique in the English literature.
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