Follicular Lymphoma

Zevalin Effective as First-Line Treatment for Advanced Follicular Lymphoma (02-1-2013)

Radioimmunotherapy treatment with Zevalin® (ibritumomab tiuxetan) is safe and well tolerated and induces a high rate of clinical and molecular responses when given as first-line treatment to patients with advanced stage follicular lymphoma, according... Continue Reading

Zevalin Effective in Follicular NHL Refractory to Rituximab (01-24-2013)

Radioimmunotherapy treatment with Zevalin® (ibritumomab tiuxetan) is effective in patients with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma that is refractory to treatment with Rituxan® (rituximab), according to the results of a study published in the Journal of Clinical... Continue Reading

Consolidation with Zevalin Significantly Improves Progression-Free Survival in Advanced Follicular Lymphoma (01-10-2013)

Consolidation therapy with Zevalin® (ibritumomab tiuxetan) significantly prolongs progression-free survival and leads to high conversion rates from partial response to complete response in patients with advanced follicular lymphoma, according to the... Continue Reading

Lymphoma During Pregnancy Can Have Good Outcomes (03-14-2012)

Among women who are diagnosed with lymphoma during pregnancy, the outcomes for both mother and baby are often good. This was true for women who began lymphoma treatment during the second or third trimester of pregnancy, as well as women who deferred treatment... Continue Reading

Many Patients with “Chemo Brain” Recover within Five Years (05-23-2011)

A study of “chemo brain”—the foggy thinking and forgetfulness that patients may experience after chemotherapy—suggests that the condition improves substantially over time for a majority of patients. For some patients, however, symptoms may persist... Continue Reading

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