A 41-year-old member asked:
any other treatment for burkitt lymphoma rather than chemotherapy?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein answered
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Primarily chemo: The main treatment for burkitt lymphoma is chemotherapy. Sometimes radiation therapy can be used for a local mass causing a problem but radiation therapy alone is not adequate. Bone marrow transplantation can be used as well in some cases after chemotherapy.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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