Diagnosis of Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma

Your healthcare team has determined that you have PTCL and can confirm how advanced your disease is after performing some tests. These tests usually include a biopsyBiopsy
The surgical removal of tissue or a tumor sample for testing to determine the type and stage of cancer.
, which involves a doctor removing a small piece of tissue and examining the cells under a microscope. You might also have blood tests, X-rays, and scans. Other tests may include:

Some of the tests you had in order to diagnose PTCL will continue throughout therapy to see how your body is responding to treatment.

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