August 24, 2015

PET-adapted treatment improves outcomes for patients with stage I/II Hodgkin lymphoma

Early FDG-PET (2-deoxy-2[F-18]fluoro-D-glucose positron emission tomography) adapted treatment improves the outcome of early FDG-PET-positive patients with stages I/II Hodgkin lymphoma. These final results from the randomized intergroup EORTC, LYSA (Lymphoma Study Association), FIL (Fondazione Italiana Linfomi) H10 trial were presented at the 13th International Conference on Malignant Lymphoma (13-ICML). {read more here}