A 52-year-old member asked:
how effective is radiation therapy for treating lymphoma?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Sewa Legha answered
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Can be very effectiv: Radiation therapy is commonly used and is highly effective for treatment of lymphomas but only for early stages(Mostly stage-1 and some cases of stage-2). For more advanced cases chemotherapy plays a more important role. You need to tell us what type of lymphoma it is and what is the stage of disease before we can give you a more reliable answer.
Answered on Oct 18, 2015
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