Preetesh Jain, MD, DM, PhD | Authors

Richter's Transformation in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

December 19, 2012

Richter's transformation, or Richter's syndrome, is an uncommon clinicopathological condition observed in about 5% to 10% of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). This review summarizes advances in our understanding of the pathobiology and in the management of Richter's transformation in patients with CLL.