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Treatment

Read about the treatment you might have for Hodgkin lymphoma. The main treatments include chemotherapy and radiotherapy. The treatment you have depends on a number of things such as the type and stage of Hodgkin lymphoma and your general health.

Treatment decisions

Find out how your doctor decides which treatment you need, the types of treatment you might have and treatment by stage.

Radiotherapy

Find out about planning, treatment and side effects of radiotherapy. 

Chemotherapy

Information about the treatment and the drugs used. 

Steroids

Information about steroid treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma, including possible side effects.

Biological therapy

Biological therapies are drugs that change the way that cells work and help the body control the growth of cancer.
 

Stem cell and bone marrow transplants

Find out about a stem cell or bone marrow transplant for Hodgkin lymphoma and how you have your stem cells taken.

Follow up appointments

Find out about follow up appointments and tests after treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma.

If Hodgkin lymphoma comes back

Information about the different treatments you might have if your Hodgkin lymphoma comes back.

Information and help