Find out about the symptoms you might get if you have non Hodgkin lymphoma, and when to see your GP.

Risks and causes

Read about the risk factors for non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). 

Types and grades

There are many different types of non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Doctors also give NHL a grade, depending on how quickly it is likely to grow.


The stage shows whether the non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) is in one area of your body (localised) or has spread to other areas.There are 4 stages for NHL.

Getting diagnosed

Find out what to expect when you see a GP, when you might see a specialist and the tests you might need.


Your treatment depends on the type, grade and stage of your non Hodgkin lymphoma. Treatment might include chemotherapy, biological therapy, steroids, radiotherapy and transplants.


Find out about survival for non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL).

Living with non Hodgkin lymphoma

Get advice and support to help you cope during and after your treatment.

Research and clinical trials

Read about the latest research into non Hodgkin lymphoma and see how you can take part in a clinical trial.

Last reviewed: 
02 Sep 2014

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