Modifying therapy in patients with advanced Hodgkin’s lymphoma by integrating early metabolic response by interim PET-CT

Ulrike Bacher, Mascha Binder

Abstract

Hodgkin’s lymphoma shows an annual incidence of around 2-3 per 100,000 habitants in the Western hemisphere with a larger peak in younger adults between 20 and 30 years and a smaller peak in adults above 65 years.