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NCCN Guidelines for Patients

®

Hodgkin Lymphoma, Version 1.2015

4

Treatment guide: Classical Hodgkin lymphoma Stages I and II treatment

4.1 Stages I and II treatment

Easier-to-treat cancers

Chart 4.1.1 Option 1

Treatment

Test results

Treatment

Chart 4.1.2 Option 2

Treatment

Test results Treatment

Test results

Treatment

2 cycles

of ABVD

No signs

of cancer

2 cycles

of ABVD

Signs of

cancer

4 cycles

of ABVD

Start follow-up care

Treatment appears

to be working well

More cancer drugs

Treatment may be working poorly;

Cancer is found with biopsy

Radiation therapy

Treatment appears to be

working less than wanted

Radiation therapy

Treatment may be working poorly;

No cancer is found with biopsy

Chart 4.1.3 Option 3

Treatment

Test results

Treatment

3 cycles of ABVD

Start follow-up care

Treatment appears to be working well

More cancer drugs

Treatment may be working poorly;

Cancer is found with biopsy

1 cycle of ABVD +

radiation therapy

Treatment appears to be working less

than wanted

Radiation therapy

Treatment may be working poorly;

No cancer is found with biopsy

• 4 cycles of ABVD,

• 2 cycles of ABVD, or

• 8 weeks of Stanford V

Treatment appears to be working

Radiation therapy

Treatment may be working poorly;

No cancer is found with biopsy

Radiation therapy

More cancer drugs

Treatment may be working poorly;

Cancer is found with biopsy