Treatment patterns and disease outcomes for pediatric patients with refractory or recurrent Hodgkin lymphoma treated with curative-intent salvage radiotherapy.

Affiliation

Department of Radiation Oncology, St. Jude Children's Hospital, Memphis, United States. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

The use of radiotherapy (RT) for pediatric patients with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) experiencing disease progression or recurrence (15%) is controversial. We report treatment patterns and outcomes for pediatric patients with refractory/recurrent HL (rrHL) treated with curative-intent RT.

Keywords

Hodgkin lymphoma,Local failure,Pediatric,Radiation therapy,Recurrent,Relapsed,

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