Classical Hodgkin's lymphoma: past, present and future perspectives

Eyre, Toby A.; King, Andrew J.; Collins, Graham P.
November 2013
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Nov2013, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p612
Academic Journal
The article presents treatment perspectives for classical Hodgkin's lymphoma. It mentions the treatment regimen usually involved invasive laparotomies, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy. It highlights clinical trials aimed at maximizing cure, minimizing toxicity and introducing targeted therapies. Information on the epidemiology, diagnosis and staging, pathology, and prognosis of the disease and its management in younger patients, relapse, and autologous and allogeneic transplantation is provided.


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