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Is B-Cell Lymphoma curable and if not than what would be the person's life span ?

I have B-cell Lymphoma and will be getting a transplant in the next few days.I went through chemo for a few months and their is still a few spots left on my chest . I was at stage two when I first started clemo. How long can I expect to live with this ? and will I need to see doctors the rest of my life? My age is 58 years old. Iam a male.
Thu, 19 Jan 2012
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hi read your prob, B cell lymphoma is nothing but blood cancer. there r two type of lymphoma indolent n aggerisive. indolent lymphoma needs treatment for life long, means it doesnt cure, but treatment expand life span so patient may live long. aggresive lymphoma needs intensive treatment n it cures. so nothing to worry n take medicine as per advise.
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