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Extranodal NK-T-Cell Lymphoma Summary

Description: An extranodal neoplasm, usually possessing an NK-cell phenotype and associated with EPSTEIN-BARR VIRUS. These lymphomas exhibit a broad morphologic spectrum, frequent necrosis, angioinvasion, and most commonly present in the midfacial region, but also in other extranodal sites.

Also Known As: Lymphoma, Extranodal NK-T-Cell; Extranodal NK-T-Cell Lymphoma, Nasal; Extranodal NK-T-Cell Lymphoma, Nasal Type; Extranodal NK-T-Cell Lymphoma, Nasal and Nasal-Type; Extranodal NK T Cell Lymphoma Show All >>

Networked: 94 relevant articles (11 outcomes, 11 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Extranodal NK-T-Cell Lymphoma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Asparaginase (Elspar) : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 12 results : FDA 2
  2. Methotrexate (Mexate) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 7 results : FDA 8 Generic
  3. Dexamethasone (Maxidex) : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : FDA 77 Generic
  4. Semustine : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Ifosfamide : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 7 Generic
  6. Etoposide (VP 16) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 16 Generic
  7. pegaspargase (Oncaspar) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 2
  8. Interferons : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  9. Gelox : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  10. VAP-cyclo protocol : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Extranodal NK-T-Cell Lymphoma

  1. Lymphoma (Lymphomas)
  2. T-Cell Lymphoma (Lymphoma, T Cell)
  3. Mycosis Fungoides
  4. Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma (Ki 1 Lymphoma)
  5. Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma (Lymphoma, T Cell, Peripheral)
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Key Therapies for Extranodal NK-T-Cell Lymphoma

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  1. Radiotherapy : 5 outcomes 1 study in 11 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 21 results
  3. Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation (Peripheral Stem Cell Transplantation) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  4. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome in 3 results
  5. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation : 1 outcome in 1 result
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