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Medical knowledge, practice based learning and systems based practice
- Primary CNS lymphoma (PCNSL)
- Recognize trends in the incidence of PCNSL and those patient populations at greatest risk for its occurrence
- Recognize typical anatomic locations for PCNSL and its radiologic features
- Learn the prognosis for PCNSL and treatment options to prolong patient survival
- Recognize cytomorphologic findings of PCNSL, the most prevalent subtype encountered and the frequency of tumor cell positivity for Epstein-Barr virus RNA