What is included in the physical exam to evaluate suspected diffuse large cell lymphoma?

Updated: Jun 12, 2019
  • Author: Shipra Gandhi, MBBS; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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A complete physical examination should include evaluation of the following:

  • All lymph node chains

  • Cardiopulmonary system

  • Liver and spleen

  • Pelvis

  • Breasts

  • Testicles

  • Skin

  • Neurological aspects, to detect subtle signs of early CNS involvement or cord compression


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