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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.

How doctors group non Hodgkin lymphomas

Doctors look at several different factors to group non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Find out more about this. 

Low grade NHL

Follicular lymphoma, mantle cell lymphoma and marginal zone lymphoma are all types of low grade non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Read more about the different types. 

High grade NHL

Diffuse B cell lymphoma, Burkitt lymphoma and peripheral T cell lymphoma are all types of high grade lymphoma. Read more about the different types. 

Skin lymphoma

T cell lymphoma of the skin is also called cutaneous T cell lymphoma (CTCL). Find out more about what it is, the different types and how it is treated. 

Mantle cell lymphoma

Mantle cell lymphoma is a rare type of B cell non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Find out about the symptoms and treatment.

MALT lymphoma

This low grade non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) starts in the mucosa which lines some body organs and cavities. Find out more about the symptoms and treatment. 

Angioimmunoblastic lymphoma

Angioimmunoblastic lymphoma (AITL) is a rare type of non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Find out more about the symptoms and treatment.

T cell childhood non Hodgkin lymphoma

Find out more about the types, stages and treatment of T cell non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) in children.

Richter’s syndrome

Richter’s syndrome is a very rare type of high grade non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Find out what causes it, how it is treated and more.

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