While the prognosis for elderly patients with primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) is poor, results from a Dutch, nationwide population-based study show survival benefits associated with primary therapy, especially chemotherapy (CT).
How can primary central nervous system lymphoma best be managed in the elderly?
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