Hodgkin's lymphoma

What is Hodgkin's lymphoma?

Hodgkin lymphoma or Hodgkin's disease, is a type of cancer originating from white blood cells called lymphocytes. It was named after Thomas Hodgkin's It is characterised by the orderly spread of disease from one lymph node group to another and by the development of systemic symptoms with advanced disease.It may be treated with radiation or chemotherapy, or hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

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I have been diagnosed with Interfollicular Hodgkin Lymphoma, Stage 1. I have not been able to find much online with regards to the ideal treatment...

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Brief Answer:
Treatment like standard Hodgkin lymphoma

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Thanks for your query.

Interfollicular Hodgkin lymphoma is just a...

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Hi My 33 daughter had a stem cell transplant 16 months ago with a matched donor. (Hodgkins Lymphoma mass in her chest) We have been on a very...

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Hi I did review your concern,
I believe what the labs meant was dehydration and so the blood could not be drawn properly.
So they must have adviced...

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Hello sir...
My brother has been suffering from hodgkin lymphoma.he is getting affrcted lymph nodes in different body parts again and again.now hid...

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relapsed Hodgkin lymphoma needs bone marrow transplant for cure. a newere medicine[anti CD 30- brentuxiamb] has shown very good results in these...

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