Hodgkin lymphoma in young people in South Africa

Last updated 5th May 2019
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A pinboard by Jennifer Geel

Paediatric Oncologist, PhD candidate, University of the Witwatersrand

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Comparison of available and affordable blood tests with PET CT to prognosticate in LMIC

Young people with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) in high income countries have a more than 95% chance of survival, while in low and middle income countries (LMIC) like South Africa, it may be 80% or less. P...