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An Introduction to Lymphoma

Thousands are affected by lymphoma every year. Get basic information about the disease and the lymph system in the articles below so that you can understand and manage this disease better.

What is Lymphoma?
An easy to understand introduction to lymphoma including a description of the lymphatic system.

Lymphoma - A Cancer of Lymph Cells
Lymphoma is a cancer of lymph cells (or lymphocytes). Lymphoma is the name given to a related group of nearly 30 different cancers.

What is Lymphoma?
Lymphoma is a cancer of the lymphatic system. A brief introduction to lymphoma and cancer.

What is Hodgkin Lymphoma?
Hodgkin Lymphoma is one of the two types of Lymphoma. Find out more about Hodgkin disease - how it is identified; how it behaves and how it got its name.

What is Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma?
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma is the other type of Lymphoma. It is the more common of the two types of Lymphoma. Find out more about this illness and its different types.

What are Lymph Nodes?
Lymph nodes are small structures that house lymphocytes. Lymph nodes become enlarged in many diseases including cancers like lymphoma. Find out more about lymph nodes.

About the Lymph System
Lymphoma affects the lymph system and its structures. Find out about lymph-nodes, bone marrow and spleen as a part of the lymph system of our body.

What Is Castleman Disease?
Castleman disease looks like lymphoma, and is treated like lymphoma, but it isn't lymphoma. Learn all about this rare benign disease of the lymphatic system.

Figures and Trends in Lymphoma in the US
The National Cancer Institute in the US keeps track of the numbers of new Lymphoma patients every year and how many people die of this disease each year. Find out how trends in Lymphoma have changed over the last three decades.

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