A retrospective analysis of peripheral T-cell lymphoma treated with the intention to transplant in the first remission
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Lymphoma, T-Cell, Peripheral
Our results support consolidation of first CR with transplantation. The addition of etoposide did not improve outcomes. Baseline IPI and interim response to CHOP can predict outcomes and guide decisions about transplantation in first CR in PTCL. Randomized trials are necessary to confirm the efficacy of this approach.