Lymphoma occurring in patients over 90 years of age: characteristics, outcomes, and prognostic factors. A retrospective analysis of 234 cases from the LYSA.

@article{Trebouet2013LymphomaOI,
  title={Lymphoma occurring in patients over 90 years of age: characteristics, outcomes, and prognostic factors. A retrospective analysis of 234 cases from the LYSA.},
  author={A Trebouet and Tony Marchand and Richard Lemal and Emmanuel Gyan and Florence Broussais-Guillaumot and Yann Guillermin and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Monjanel and Gilles Salles and Steven Le Gouill and Pascal Godmer and Christophe Fruchart and Gandhi Damaj and Pierre Feugier and Catherine Thi{\'e}blemont and Marck Maynadi{\'e} and Alain Monnereau and Xavier Troussard and Delphine Rossille and Thierry Lamy and Roch Houot},
  journal={Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology},
  year={2013},
  volume={24 10},
  pages={2612-8}
}
BACKGROUND Lymphoma occurring in patients aged 90 or older is not uncommon, and its incidence is expected to increase over time. Management of these patients is difficult given their underlying fragility and the lack of information regarding this population. PATIENTS AND METHODS We retrospectively analyzed 234 patients diagnosed with lymphoma at the age of 90 years or older (90+) between 1990 and 2012 to describe their characteristics, management, outcomes and prognostic factors. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING
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