Disease Information

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (all), Adult

Adult ALL Treatment

Adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) treatment options include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and/or targeted therapy. Get detailed information about newly diagnosed and recurrent ALL in this expert-reviewed summary.

Acute Myeloid Leukemia (aml), Adult

Adult AML Treatment

Treatment options for adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML) include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and other medications. Get detailed information about the treatment of new and recurrent AML in this expert-reviewed summary.

Chronic Leukemia

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia and other myeloid malignancies treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and targeted therapy. Learn more about AML and myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

CML Treatment

Chronic myelogenous leukemia treatment may include targeted therapy, chemotherapy, stem cell transplant, donor lymphocyte infusion, and/or surgery. Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of CML in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia and other myeloid malignancies treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and targeted therapy. Learn more about AML and myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

CLL Treatment

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) treatment can include observation, steroids, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, surgery, or targeted therapy. Learn more about the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of newly diagnosed or recurrent CLL in this expert-reviewed information summary.

Cutaneous Lymphoma

Mycosis Fungoides (Including Sézary Syndrome) Treatment

Mycosis fungoides (including Sézary Syndrome) treatment options include photodynamic therapy, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and biologic therapy. Learn more about newly diagnosed and recurrent mycosis fungoides and its treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Hairy Cell Leukemia

Hairy Cell Leukemia Treatment

Hairy cell leukemia treatment options include watchful waiting when there are no symptoms, chemotherapy, biologic therapy, surgery, and targeted therapy. Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent hairy cell leukemia in this expert-reviewed summary.

Hodgkin Lymphoma, Adult

Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment

Adult Hodgkin lymphoma treatment depends on the type (classical or nodular lymphocyte predominant) and includes chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy. Get detailed information about the prognosis, and treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent Hodgkin lymphoma in this expert-reviewed summary.

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Treatment

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH) treatment depends on where it is found in the body and whether the LCH is low or high risk. Treatment can include chemotherapy, surgery, radiation therapy, photodynamic therapy, immunotherapy, and targeted therapy. Learn more in this expert-reviewed summary.

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Treatment

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH) treatment depends on where it is found in the body and whether the LCH is low or high risk. Treatment can include chemotherapy, surgery, radiation therapy, photodynamic therapy, immunotherapy, and targeted therapy. Learn more in this expert-reviewed summary.

Lymphoma, Aids-related

AIDS-Related Lymphoma Treatment

AIDS-related lymphoma treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, high-dose chemotherapy with stem cell transplant, and/or targeted therapy. Get detailed information about newly diagnosed and recurrent AIDS-related lymphoma and treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Lymphoma, Non-hodgkin Lymphoma, Adult

Adult NHL Treatment

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) options include chemotherapy, radiation, targeted therapy, plasmapheresis, surveillance, stem cell transplant, and surgery. Learn more about types of NHL and treatments in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (incl. Cml)

CML Treatment

Chronic myelogenous leukemia treatment may include targeted therapy, chemotherapy, stem cell transplant, donor lymphocyte infusion, and/or surgery. Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of CML in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia and other myeloid malignancies treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and targeted therapy. Learn more about AML and myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment

Chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms treatments vary and depend upon the specific diagnosis. Treatment may include observation, phlebotomy, transfusions, chemotherapy/medications, radiation, biologic/targeted therapy, and stem cell transplant. Learn more in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative Diseases

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia and other myeloid malignancies treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and targeted therapy. Learn more about AML and myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myelodysplastic/ Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment

Myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms treatment options include supportive care, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, surgery, biologic/targeted therapy, and stem cell transplant. Learn more about these diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia and other myeloid malignancies treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and targeted therapy. Learn more about AML and myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myelodysplastic Syndromes Treatment

Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) treatment options include supportive care, drug therapy, and chemotherapy with allogeneic stem cell transplant. Learn more about newly diagnosed or recurrent MDS and its treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Plasma Cell Neoplasm / Multiple Myeloma

Plasma Cell Neoplasms Treatment

Plasma cell neoplasms (including multiple myeloma) treatment include observation, chemotherapy, radiation, stem cell rescue, targeted, and supportive therapies. Corticosteroids and immunomodulatory drugs may be used. Get detailed treatment information in this summary for clinicians.

Primary Central Nervous System Non-hodgkin Lymphoma

Primary CNS Lymphoma Treatment

Primary central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma treatment options include radiation, chemotherapy, and corticosteroids. Learn more about the treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent primary CNS lymphoma cancer in this expert-reviewed summary.