My husband was diagnosed at age 59 and has been "watch and wait" for 3 years...he was recently told his spleen is enlarged (no other lab results have been made available to us yet) and is likely to need treatment soon. I've been catching up on all the research I can so we can make sense of any recommendation that's made and try to advocate for the best approaches possible. It seems at least in the U.S. that clinical trial options are mainly focused on people older than 65 who've relapsed or been refractory following chemo-immunotherapy, and the newer targeted therapies won't be available as front-line therapies for a few years. Terrifying!
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