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Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma (PTL)

See NZLG (2014) T-cell non Hodgkin Lymphoma Protocol.

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Intensive treatment (e.g. CHOP) may control the disease but long-term survival is poor (under 20%). Transplantation in first remission should be discussed in younger patients.

Further reading

Broccoli, A. and P.L. Zinzani (2017). "Peripheral T-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified." Blood 129(9):1103.

Beaven, al. (2015). "Peripheral T-cell lymphoma, NOS, and anaplastic large cell lymphoma." Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program 2015: 550-8.

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