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    Mantle Cell Lymphoma International Prognostic Index (MIPI)

    Predicts survival in patients with mantle cell lymphoma.
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    Use in patients presenting with advanced stage mantle cell lymphoma, to help prognosticate and potentially determine therapy.

    • While most patients with advanced mantle cell lymphoma need to be treated soon after diagnosis, there is growing recognition of a small percentage of very low risk patients who may not need treatment for a much longer period.
    • If Ki-67 is available, it can be added to calculate the MIPIb or “biologic" score.

    The MIPI is more specific to mantle cell lymphoma than the International Prognostic Index (IPI).

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    Dr. Eva Hoster

    About the Creator

    Eva Hoster, PhD, is a professor of clinical epidemiology and medical biometry at Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany. She also serves as a researcher at the Institute for Medical Information Processing, Biometrics, and Epidemiology. Dr. Hoster’s primary research interests involve biometric consultation and supervision of medical, doctoral, and clinical research studies and projects.

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