AUTO transplantation uses the patient's own stem cells after high-dose chemotherapy. In AUTO transplantation, the goal is to destroy all of the cancer cells in the marrow, blood, and other parts of the body using high doses of chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and/or radiation therapy.
At MD Anderson's Lymphoma and Myeloma Center, our goal is to treat non–
Non–Hodgkin lymphoma is usually treated with cancer-killing medication or radiotherapy, although some people may not need treatment straight away.
Your guide to treatment for non Hodgkin lymphoma.