Disease characteristics, treatment patterns, prognosis, outcomes and lymphoma-related mortality in elderly follicular lymphoma in the United States.

@article{Nabhan2015DiseaseCT,
  title={Disease characteristics, treatment patterns, prognosis, outcomes and lymphoma-related mortality in elderly follicular lymphoma in the United States.},
  author={Chadi Nabhan and Michelle Byrtek and Ashish Rai and Keith L Dawson and Xiaolei Zhou and Brian K Link and Jonathan W. Friedberg and Andrew D. Zelenetz and Matthew J Maurer and James R. Cerhan and Christopher R Flowers},
  journal={British journal of haematology},
  year={2015},
  volume={170 1},
  pages={85-95}
}
Data from the National LymphoCare Study (a prospective, multicentre registry that enrolled follicular lymphoma (FL) patients from 2004 to 2007) were used to determine disease characteristics, treatment patterns, outcomes and prognosis for elderly FL (eFL) patients. Of 2650 FL patients, 209 (8%) were aged >80 years; these eFL patients more commonly had grade 3 disease, less frequently received chemoimmunotherapy and anthracyclines, and had lower response rates when compared to younger patients… CONTINUE READING
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