Doctors for Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma in Trivandrum
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Basically Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma gets its name because this form of lymphoma has symptoms of both lymphocytes and plasma cells and is one of the rarely occurring forms of cancer. Here the common symptoms also vary ranging from blurriness, dizzy vision, numbness and tingling sensation in the body along with excessive bleeding from common wounds.
HOW IS LYMPHOPLASMACYTIC LYMPHOMA DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma is based on symptoms and physical examination. Additional diagnostic tests like blood tests, bone marrow biopsy, CT-scans of bones and soft tissue and X-rays of bones and soft tissue are ordered by oncologists for confirming diagnosis
HOW IS LYMPHOPLASMACYTIC LYMPHOMA TREATED?
The treatment for this form of lymphoma is rather different. Initially if the cancer is not progressing, treatment procedures vary. Plasmapheresis is done along with radiation and chemotherapy in quick-progressing forms of cancer. Stem cell transplant and Biological therapy is also done.
DID YOU KNOW?
Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma is also called Waldenstrom’s disease.