Blood cancers

Lymphoma survival rates improved in rituximab era

The first major improvements in B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma survival rates since the 1970s occurred following the introduction of rituximab, Australian research shows. A study of outcomes for lymphoma in Queensland patients over the last two decades found there were increases in overall survival rates of around 13% for the two most common subtypes, diffuse large ...

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