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ABSITE REVIEW QUESTIONS: MALT

ABSITE REVIEW QUESTIONS: MALT

QUESTION: What is the treatment of MALT?

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ANSWER:

– The treatment of MALT lymphoma is antibiotic eradication of H. pylori.

– Remission was achieved with antibiotics alone in 79% in one study.

– For patients who do not respond to antibiotics, current recommendations are to proceed to standard lymphoma chemotherapy using CHOP (cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone).

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ABSITE BOOKS:

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ABSITE REVIEW QUESTIONS: BASIC SCIENCE (ABSITE 2014)

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HIGH YIELD ABSITE REVIEW (ABSITE 2014)

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