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Any other treatment for burkitt lymphoma rather than chemotherapy?
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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
9 doctors agree
In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Rituxan (rituximab)?
Rituxan, (rituximab) a treatment for RA and various lymphomas, is a new promising, and not very dangerous rx.
Trials are underway.

In brief: Rituxan (rituximab)?
Rituxan, (rituximab) a treatment for RA and various lymphomas, is a new promising, and not very dangerous rx.
Trials are underway.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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