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Hematology oncology MKSAP internal medicine board review
Primary treatment for diffuse large cell lymphoma.
Cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone (CHOP) with rituximab.
Treatment for patients with early-stage Hodgkin lymphoma.
Short course of chemo and radiation to involved areas.
Mainstay of treatment for patients with hairy cell leukemia.
Treatment for early-stage mycosis fungoides.
Directed at the skin; topical corticosteroids, mechlorethamine, carmustine, and retinoids.
Criteria for initiating treatment in patients with CLL.
Fever, weight loss, nigth sweats, symptoms from lymph node enlargement, hepatosplenomegaly, worsening cytopenia.
Only treatment with curative potential in patients with CLL.
Allogeneic stem cell transplant.
Chemo with highest response rates for CLL.
Fludarabine, cyclophosphamide, and rituximab.
What should be biopsied in patients with mets but no obvious primary?
The most accesible site.