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Follicular lymphoma: clinical features and treatment.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18954741     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Follicular lymphoma (FL) is the second most common subtype of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) in the Western world, constituting up to 22% of the total cases of NHL. This article describes the clinical characteristics of FL, its prognostic indicators, and its clinical course, including transformation to an aggressive lymphoma. Primary management and therapies for recurrent FL are detailed.
Authors:
Daryl Tan; Sandra J Horning
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hematology/oncology clinics of North America     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0889-8588     ISO Abbreviation:  Hematol. Oncol. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  2008 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-10-28     Completed Date:  2008-12-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8709473     Medline TA:  Hematol Oncol Clin North Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  863-82, viii     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Hematology, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608. daryl.tan@sgh.com.sg
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Humans
Lymphoma, Follicular / epidemiology,  pathology*,  therapy*
Prognosis

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