What is Chemoimmunotherapy?

Chemoimmunotherapy is chemotherapy combined with immunotherapy. Chemotherapy uses different drugs to kill or slow the growth of cancer cells; immunotherapy uses treatments to stimulate or restore the ability of the immune system to fight cancer. A common chemoimmunotherapy regimen is CHOP combined with rituximab (CHOP-R) for B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas.

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could you tell me about follicular lymphoma please

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yes sure

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Thanks for your query.

Follicular lymphoma is a malignant tumor arising from lymph glands. usually...

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Hello Doctor,
My father is diagnosed positive for malignancy, metastatic deposits of carcinoma from biopsy from inguinal and right iliac lymphnode....

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Thanks for the query.
R-CHOP seems to be the right choice for treatment of NHL in your father.
R-CHOP is the abbreviated name of a...

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