Abstract

    Open Access Letter to Editor Article ID: AGGR-5-115

    What is the fittest criterion for giving chemotherapy for an elderly patient diagnosed with follicular lymphoma?

    Turgay ULAS* Mehmet Sinan DAL and Ozan SALIM

    An 85-year-old British man admitted to our department in July 2018 with enlarged lumps in cervical, axillary and inguinal sites. He was diagnosed with Follicular lymphoma (Stage 3 Grade 3A). In his past history, September 2017, he had undergone percutaneous coronary stent intervention to the left anterior descending coronary artery. Treatment for lymphoma was needed due to the high tumor burden.

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    Published on: Apr 29, 2020 Pages: 7-7

    Full Text PDF Full Text HTML DOI: 10.17352/aggr.000015
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