Items Tagged ‘Aggressive/Intermediate Grade Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma’

June 25, 2013

Routine CT Scans May Not Be Necessary for Many Lymphoma Survivors

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After treatment for diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL), only a small minority of patients have a relapse detected through routine surveillance CT scans alone, suggesting that routine scans have limited value for these patients. These results were presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). DLBCL is the […]

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Tags: Aggressive/Intermediate Grade Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma


September 29, 2008

Survival Rates Improving in Childhood Hematologic Cancers

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Survival Rates Improving in Childhood Hematologic Cancers Five- and 10-year survival rates in childhood hematalogic cancers have significantly improved since 1990, according to the results of a study recently published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Approximately 40% of childhood cancers are classified as hematalogic cancers. Hematologic cancers are cancers of the blood […]

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Tags: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Advanced Stage Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Aggressive/Intermediate Grade Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Early Stage Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Highly Aggressive/High Grade Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Indolent/Low Grade Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma