A 38-year-old member asked:
how do you treat non-hodgkin's natural killer t-cell lymphoma?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Liawaty Ho answered
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
NK/T cell NHL: The treatment is largely determined by the extent of disease. Patients with localized stage, therapy would be combined radiation and chemotherapy. Patients with disseminated lymphoma, combination chemo would be recommended.. For most patients who achieve a partial response after induction therapy , a bone marrow transplant as consolidation would be recommended. Discuss with your oncologist.
Answered on Oct 19, 2012
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