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Hodgkin's disease, adult

Hodgkin's disease, adult: Introduction

Hodgkin's disease, adult: A type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system in adults. The lymphatic system forms part of the body's immune system. This type of cancer can also occur in children. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hodgkin's disease, adult is available below.

Symptoms of Hodgkin's disease, adult

Treatments for Hodgkin's disease, adult

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease, adult?

Hodgkin's disease, adult: Complications

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Causes of Hodgkin's disease, adult

  • There is no specific cause but some of the risk factors for the condition may include: Family history of the condition; History of Epstein-Barr infection; Compromised immune system; Higher socioecomic status
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Hodgkin's disease, adult: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Hodgkin's disease, adult

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Hodgkin's disease, adult: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Hodgkin's disease, adult

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Hodgkin's disease, adult: Rare Types

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Hodgkin's disease, adult: Animations

Prognosis for Hodgkin's disease, adult

Prognosis for Hodgkin's disease, adult: The prognosis can vary considerably depending on what stage the cancer is diagnosed at, the individual response to treatment and the overall health of the patient.

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