What is the primary goal of Hodgkin lymphoma (Hodgkin disease) treatment?

Updated: Sep 12, 2018
  • Author: Bradley W Lash, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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The primary goal of therapy is achievement of a CR, but even in patients who fail to do so, there are effective salvage regimens available that can result in long-term survival or cure. [42]


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