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Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood

Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood: Introduction

Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood: A type of cancer that originates from lymphocytes (white blood cells). It is more common during adolescence but can occur during childhood. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood is available below.

Symptoms of Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood

Treatments for Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood

  • Variables such as age, weight, health, stage of cancer and presence of other conditions will determine the specific details of the treatment. However, treatment usually involves therapies such as chemotherapy, radiation therapy, bone marrow transplants and peripheral blood transplants
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Causes of Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood

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Less Common Symptoms of Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood

Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms....read more »

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as...read more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears off after about 15 years. Thus, any...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure can...read more »

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children....read more »

Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood: Rare Types

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Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood, or a subtype of Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood

  1. Hodgkin lymphoma, childhood: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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