Cancer, lymphoma, non-Hodgkin: A lymphoma is a cancer that develops in the lymphatic system. The most common symptom of non-Hodgkin lymphomas is a painless swelling in the lymph nodes in the neck, underarm, or groin. Non-Hodgkin lymphomas are diagnosed with a biopsy of an enlarged lymph node. Follow-up examinations are important after lymphoma treatment. Most relapses occur in the first 2 years after therapy.
Information about non-Hodgkin lymphoma treatment, clinical trials, research, statistics, and other topics from the National Cancer Institute.
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (also known as non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, NHL, or lymphoma) is a cancer that starts in the lymphocytes, which are part of the immune system.
About This Booklet. This National Cancer Institute (NCI) booklet [NIH Publication No. 07-1567] is about non-Hodgkin lymphoma,* a cancer that starts in the immune system.
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. If you (or a loved one) are worried about developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma, have just been diagnosed, are going through treatment, or are trying to ...
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