Management of Burkitt's lymphoma involving the central nervous system.

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The clinical features and pathogenesis of CNS involvement in Burkitt's lymphoma have been reviewed, with an emphasis on the relevant therapeutic approaches. Certain "prophylactic" measures have been suggested and several are currently undergoing clinical trial. These include the use of CCNU, a nitrosourea which effectively crosses the blood-brain barrier… (More)

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