Individualized management of follicular lymphoma.

  title={Individualized management of follicular lymphoma.},
  author={Bing Bai and Hui-qiang Huang},
  journal={Chinese clinical oncology},
  volume={4 1},
Follicular lymphoma (FL) is the most common indolent non-hodgkin lymphoma. Most patients with FL are diagnosed with advanced disease and are considered incurable. The classical prognostic index in FL is the FL international prognostic index (FLIPI). The management of FL is mainly determined by histologic grading, clinical stage, and tumor burden. For patients with stage I and II disease, an involved-site radiation therapy (ISRT) is recommended and may be potentially curative approach with 60… CONTINUE READING