Treatment, patterns of failure, and survival of patients with Stage I nodal and extranodal non-Hodgkin's lymphomas, according to data in the population-based registry of the Comprehensive Cancer Centre West.

@article{Krol1998TreatmentPO,
  title={Treatment, patterns of failure, and survival of patients with Stage I nodal and extranodal non-Hodgkin's lymphomas, according to data in the population-based registry of the Comprehensive Cancer Centre West.},
  author={Augustinus D. G. Krol and J E Hermans and Laura Dawson and Simone Snijder and Pierre W. Wijermans and Hanneke C Kluin-Nelemans and P. M. Kluin and Johan Hjm van Krieken and Evert M. Noordijk},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1998},
  volume={83 8},
  pages={1612-9}
}
BACKGROUND Primary extranodal lymphomas (EN-NHLs) are a heterogeneous category of tumors that are considered to be different from primary nodal non-Hodgkin's lymphomas (N-NHLs). To what extent these differences have clinical implications is currently not very clear, because knowledge of EN-NHL as a separate group is limited. METHODS Using data from the Comprehensive Cancer Centre West (CCCW) population-based NHL registry in the Netherlands, N-NHL and EN-NHL patients were compared to determine… CONTINUE READING