Qamarun Nisa Chaudhry, Parvez Ahmed, Khalil Ullah, Tariq Mehmood Satti, Shahid Raza, Syed Kamran Mehmood, Mohammed Akram, Suhaib Ahmed.
Relapsed diffuse large B-cell lymphoma treated by reduced - intensity allogeneic stem cell transplantation with donor lymphocyte infusion.
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak Jan ;20(3):211-3.
A 42 years old male with relapsed diffuse large B-cell lymphoma was given second-line chemotherapy followed by reduced intensity allogeneic stem cell transplantation from HLA matched brother. Twelve weeks posttransplant, his disease relapsed evidenced by the appearance of lymphoma cells in the peripheral blood and declining donor chimerism. Donor lymphocyte infusion was given that induced complete lymphoma remission. The patient is well 3 years posttransplant with his disease in complete remission.
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