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High Survival in Relapsed FL After Primary Radiotherapy

Key clinical point: Prognosis post relapse following primary radiotherapy was found to be excellent for patients with localized follicular lymphoma (FL).

Major finding: The 3-year overall survival rate was 91.4% for patients with relapsed FL after primary radiotherapy.

Study details: A retrospective analysis of 512 patients with localized FL.

Disclosures: No funding sources were reported. The researchers reported having no conflicts of interest.


Binkley MS et al. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 Mar 8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.03.004.