Low grade malignant non-Hodgkin's lymphomas and peripheral pleomorphic T-cell lymphomas in childhood--a BFM study group report.

@article{Bucsky1990LowGM,
  title={Low grade malignant non-Hodgkin's lymphomas and peripheral pleomorphic T-cell lymphomas in childhood--a BFM study group report.},
  author={Peter Bucsky and Alfred Christian Feller and A. Reiter and Joachim Beck and Ulf Bertram and C. Eschenbach and Valentin Gerein and Max Lakomek and B. Stollmann and W Tausch},
  journal={Klinische Padiatrie},
  year={1990},
  volume={202 4},
  pages={258-61}
}
Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas (NHL) are classified as low or high grade malignant lymphomas of either B or T cell origin. Cells of low grade malignant NHL (LG-NHL) of B cell type represent either follicular or postfollicular, cells of LG-NHL of T cell type postthymic maturation stages in the lymphoid differentiation pathway. LG-NHL often fail to undergo long-term complete remission or cure in adults, no matter what type of conventional therapy is applied. In three pediatric therapy studies frequency… CONTINUE READING