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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Introduction

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a type of cancer. Lymphoma is a general term for cancers that develop in the lymphatic system ... more about Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: A type of lymphoma, a cancer affecting lymph nodes and the immune system. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma is available below.

Symptoms of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Treatments for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Deaths

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Types of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Diagnostic Tests for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Complications

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Causes of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Disease Topics Related To Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection...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 be over-diagnosed (it can, of...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment...read more »

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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Rare Types

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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Animations

Prognosis for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Clinical Trials for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Broader Related Topics

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Article Excerpts about Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a type of cancer. Lymphoma is a general term for cancers that develop in the lymphatic system . Hodgkin's disease is one type of lymphoma. (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: NCI)

Definitions of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma:

Distinct from Hodgkin's lymphoma both morphologically and biologically, NHL lymphoma is characterized by the absence of Reed-Sternberg cells, can occur at any age, and usually presents as a localized or generalized lymphadenopathy associated with fever and weight loss. The clinical course varies according to the morphologic type. NHL is clinically classified as indolent, aggressive, or having a variable clinical course. NHL can be of B-or T-/NK-cell lineage. --2003 - (Source - Diseases Database)

 

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