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