Evaluation and management of the "new" lymphoma entities: mantle cell lymphoma, lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue, anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, and primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma.

@article{Porcu1998EvaluationAM,
  title={Evaluation and management of the "new" lymphoma entities: mantle cell lymphoma, lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue, anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, and primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma.},
  author={Pierluigi Porcu and Craig R. Nichols},
  journal={Current problems in cancer},
  year={1998},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={283-368}
}
Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas (NHL) represent a major health problem worldwide, and incidence has been on the rise continuously for the last few decades. It is estimated that approximately 55,000 new cases of NHL will be diagnosed in the United States in 1998 and that slightly fewer than 25,000 patients will die of treatment failure or recurrent disease. The rising incidence of NHL is related not only to the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome epidemic but to also a steady increase in the number of… CONTINUE READING

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