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What is diffused b cell lymphoma?

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Dr. Ephraim Hochberg
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: Most common lymphoma

Diffuse large b cell lymphoma is the most common subtype of non-hodgkin's lymphoma.
It usually presents in the lymph nodes but can present in any organ in the body. It is treated predominantly with the chemotherapy drugs rchop. In many patients it is completely curable with this chemotherapy regimen.

In brief: Most common lymphoma

Diffuse large b cell lymphoma is the most common subtype of non-hodgkin's lymphoma.
It usually presents in the lymph nodes but can present in any organ in the body. It is treated predominantly with the chemotherapy drugs rchop. In many patients it is completely curable with this chemotherapy regimen.
Dr. Ephraim Hochberg
Dr. Ephraim Hochberg
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Aggressive lymphoma

This is a type which is usually aggressive and can present at an advanced stage.
Fortunately, the majority do respond well to modern chemotherapy regimens. A significant number relapse and require more therapy/ transplant.

In brief: Aggressive lymphoma

This is a type which is usually aggressive and can present at an advanced stage.
Fortunately, the majority do respond well to modern chemotherapy regimens. A significant number relapse and require more therapy/ transplant.
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
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