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Machine learning provides prognostic indicators for DLCBL recurrence

Key clinical point: Six variables were found to be significant indicators for recurrence in univariate and multivariate analysis.

Major finding: Disease stage, upper respiratory infection, serum lactate dehydrogenase, and beta-2 microglobulin were among the significant indicators for DLBCL recurrence.

Study details: A total of 52 variables were assessed in 518 patients with DLBCL.

Disclosures: The research was supported by a grant from the National Natural Science Foundation of China. The authors reported having no conflicts.

Citation:

Wang L et al. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. 2020; doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2020.105567.