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Rare lymph gland cancers

In this section you can find information about rare cancers that develop in the lymph glands. Most cancers that develop in the lymph glands are called lymphomas. There are many different types of lymphoma, many are rare.

Lymph glands are a network of glands throughout the body – particularly in the armpits, neck and groins. These glands are also called lymph nodes. They drain away waste fluid, waste products and damaged cells, and contain cells that fight infection.

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