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AIDS-Related Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - General Information About AIDS-Related Lymphoma

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Certain factors affect prognosis (chance of recovery) and treatment options.

The prognosis (chance of recovery) and treatment options depend on the following:

  • The stage of the cancer.
  • The number of CD4 lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell) in the blood.
  • Whether the patient has ever had AIDS-related infections.
  • The patient's ability to carry out regular daily activities.
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Last Updated: February 25, 2014
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