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Should BFM 90 Be Taken For Lymphoma If CT Scan Shows Complete Regression?

My son was diagnised with a T-cell lymphoblastic Lymphoma in May 2011. His onclogist started him on the NHL BFM 90 protocol. He has completed Week 1 to 9 induction. His latest CT scan has shown almost complete regretion.

Is it necessary to folow the rest of the full protocolBFM 90.
Tue, 29 Sep 2015
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Oncologist 's  Response
hello dear. I have gone through your details. Yes, of course he needs to continue the treatment till end then only he will be cured of the disease. Please do not commit any negligence as it is a curable disease. thanks
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Oncologist Dr. Deepak Sundriyal's  Response
Hello dear. lymphoblastic lymphoma is a curable illness. Yes, he needs to follow the complete protocol without any delay. It is must. Thanks
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Should BFM 90 Be Taken For Lymphoma If CT Scan Shows Complete Regression?

hello dear. I have gone through your details. Yes, of course he needs to continue the treatment till end then only he will be cured of the disease. Please do not commit any negligence as it is a curable disease. thanks