Which age groups have the highest prevalence of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL)?

Updated: Aug 20, 2020
  • Author: Shipra Gandhi, MBBS; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Although diffuse large cell lymphomas can occur at any age, they generally develop in middle-aged and older adults. Most patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma are diagnosed during the seventh or eighth decade of life, with a median age of 63 years.


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