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Management of localized, infradiaphragmatic Hodgkin’s disease: Experience of a rare clinical presentation at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital

  • M. S. Dorreen
  • P. F. M. Wrigley
  • A. E. Jones
  • W. S. Shand
  • A. G. Stansfeld
  • T. A. Lister
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Part of the Developments in Oncology book series (DION, volume 32)

Abstract

Hodgkin’s disease (HD) confined to infradiaphragmatic sites is uncommon [1–5] and relatively little information regarding the prognosis in this substage is available. An analysis of the outcome of treatment of previously untreated patients with Stages IA-IIB infradiaphragmatic HD referred to St. Bartholomew’s hospital, over a 14 year period, is presented.

Keywords

Mycosis Fungoides Pulmonary Sarcoidosis Splenic Involvement Lymphocyte Predominance Rare Clinical Presentation 
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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, Boston 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. S. Dorreen
    • 1
  • P. F. M. Wrigley
    • 1
  • A. E. Jones
    • 1
  • W. S. Shand
    • 1
  • A. G. Stansfeld
    • 1
  • T. A. Lister
    • 1
  1. 1.ICRF Department of Medical OncologySt. Bartholomew’s HospitalLondonUK

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