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NCCN Guidelines for Patients

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Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma, Version 1.2016

Glossary

Acronyms

Acronyms

3D-CRT

three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy

4D-CRT

four-dimensional conformal radiation therapy

ALK

anaplastic lymphoma kinase

CAM

complementary and alternative medicine

CBC

complete blood count

CT

computed tomography

DNA

deoxyribonucleic acid

EBRT

external beam radiation therapy

ECOG

Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group

FDA

Food and Drug Administration

FISH

fluorescence in situ hybridization

FNA

fine-needle aspiration

GI

gastrointestinal

GVHD

graft-versus-host disease

GVT

graft-versus-tumor

HDAC

histone deacetylase

HDT/ASCR

high-dose therapy with autologous stem cell rescue

HLA

human leukocyte antigen

HTLV

human T-cell lymphotropic virus

IGRT

image-guided radiation therapy

IHC

immunohistochemistry

IMRT

intensity-modulated radiation therapy

IPI

International Prognostic Index

ISRT

involved-site radiation therapy

MRI

magnetic resonance imaging

MUGA

multi-gated acquisition

NK cells

natural killer cells

PCR

polymerase chain reaction

PET

positron emission tomography

PIT

Prognostic Index for PTCL-Unspecified

TCR

T-cell receptor

TLS

tumor lysis syndrome