AIDS oncology

Ian W. Flinn, Richard F. Ambinder

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Abstract

New diagnostic approaches to primary central nervous system lymphoma have been developed that may make brain biopsy unnecessary in many instances. Reduced-dose chemotherapy for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma has been shown to be advantageous in a randomized controlled trial. New agents for the treatment of Kaposi's sarcoma are available. Adoptive cellular immunotherapy has been shown to be effective in the treatment and prevention of Epstein-Barr virus-associated B-cell lymphomas in bone marrow transplant recipients, and may have promise in AIDS patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)23-27
Number of pages5
JournalCurrent opinion in infectious diseases
Volume11
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1998

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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