Which specialist consultations are indicated in the treatment of NHL/B-cell lymphoma?

Updated: Feb 23, 2021
  • Author: Mohammad Muhsin Chisti, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Radiation oncologists are often consulted because radiation plays a role in management of B-cell lymphoma; it is considered the treatment of choice in early-stage indolent lymphoma and has a role in consolidation of treatment in localized aggressive lymphoma.

A surgical consultation is indicated when central venous access devices are employed, especially when stem cell or bone marrow transplantation is considered.

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