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6 - Treatment Results of non Hodgkin Lymphoma
Orhan Kızılkaya, Birsen Yücel, Didem Karaçetin, Oktay İncekara
OBJECTIVE: In this study we evaulated the treament and
follow-up of patients with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
STUDY DESIGN: 279 patients treated at our clinc between
years 1989-1999fo r NHL were studied retrospecitvely with
regard to treatment methods used and survival rates.
RESULTS: Out of 279 patients, 166 were above 50 years
of age, Male/Female ratio: 211, 184 patient were male. 95
patients were female. .59.1% (1 6 5 p o e p le ) lymphatic locality,
17.85% ( 49 people) gastrointestinal system, 16.4% ( 46
people) Tonsil - waldayer, 2 persons, intracranial, 10 bone,
and 6 other zone implacement.
CONCLUSION: Allpatients receved CHOP as primer
chemotherapy, 5 years survival rates weer 70% for patients
in stage 1 and 2, fo r stage 3 and 4 it was found to be 55%.
Keywords: Non Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL), chemotherapy.
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