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NCCN Guidelines for Patients

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Hodgkin Lymphoma, Version 1.2015

Glossary

Acronyms

Acronyms

3D-CRT

three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy

4D-CT

four-dimensional computed tomography

CAM

complimentary and alternative medicine

CBC

complete blood count

CT

computed tomography

DNA

deoxyribonucleic acid

EBRT

external beam radiation therapy

ESR

erythrocyte sedimentation rate

FDA

Food and Drug Administration

FDG

fludeoxyglucose

FNA

fine-needle aspiration

H-flu

Haemophilus influenzae

HDT/ASCR

high-dose therapy with autologous stem cell rescue

IGRT

image-guided radiation therapy

IHC

immunohistochemistry

IMRT

intensity-modulated radiation therapy

INRT

involved-node radiation therapy

IPS

International Prognostic Score

ISRT

involved-site radiation therapy

MMR

mediastinal mass ratio

MRI

magnetic resonance imaging

NK cells

natural killer cells

PET/CT

positron emission tomography/computed tomography

TLI

total lymphoid irradiation

TSH

thyroid-stimulating hormone

NCCN Abbreviations and Acronyms

NCCN

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National Comprehensive Cancer Network

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NCCN Patient Guidelines

NCCN Guidelines for Patients

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NCCN Guidelines

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NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology

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