NCCN Guidelines for Patients
Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma, Version 1.2016
• Treatment options for peripheral T-cell
lymphoma are grouped by subtype.
• In general, first-line treatment begins with
chemotherapy and may be followed by
involved-site radiation therapy. For most
subtypes, joining a clinical trial or having
autologous stem cell transplant is an option if
first-line treatment works.
• If first-line treatment fails or the cancer
returns, there are multiple options for drug
treatments. Some people who aren’t too sick
may undergo a stem cell transplant after drug