Treatment of Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma: Many Shades of Gray.

  title={Treatment of Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma: Many Shades of Gray.},
  author={Matthew A. Lunning},
  volume={29 8},
Previously obscured within other designations of aggressive lymphomas, peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL) now represents 23 different subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Despite the many subtypes now recognized, PTCL represents only approximately 10% of all NHL cases diagnosed. Positron emission tomography/computed tomography has become essential to accurate staging and response-evaluation for PTCL. In comparison to aggressive B-cell NHL, patients with PTCL will more often be refractory to… CONTINUE READING