How are the symptoms of diffuse large cell lymphoma classified?

Updated: Jun 12, 2019
  • Author: Shipra Gandhi, MBBS; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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The presence of systemic symptoms, including fever higher than 38°C, night sweats, and/or weight loss of more than 10% of body weight in the 6 months preceding diagnosis, is denoted by the suffix B. Staging of asymptomatic patients is denoted by the suffix A.


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