Fast Five Quiz: Management of Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Elwyn C. Cabebe, MD


November 17, 2021

Although central nervous system involvement is rare in patients who are asymptomatic at diagnosis, a lumbar puncture may be considered for certain high-risk patients. Patients should have at least two of these risk factors:

  • Blastoid variant

  • Elevated lactate dehydrogenase

  • Impaired performance status or neurologic symptoms

Learn more about the management of patients newly diagnosed with MCL.


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