4 cycle of chemo Pet scan came back clean I'm in remission Still have to do 2 more cycles Then was told treatment every 2 month but not chemo Also was recommend stem cell trans plant Does anyone know if the stem cell trans plant is a must or is there other treatment to stay in remission
Me too and rechop
Spent all most a mouth in the hospital. Because
Of immunity problems.
I am about to begin treatment for Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma (PTLC), stage 3. The plan is Adcetris (Brentuximab) and CAP. Has anyone has this? I understand that Adcetris is fairly new for first time lymphoma so my oncologist couldn't give me survival rates. I had colon cancer 12 years ago so I have some familiarity with chemo but, of course, every chem is different and I don't know how sick this will make me.
I just completed 8 sessions of CHOP therapy for PTCL-NOS. The survival rates weren't great but when my oncologist proposed it in November of last year, he described it as the standard of care for my… read more