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Hodgkin lymphoma

Men and women discussing Hodgkin's Lymphoma

All about Hodgkin lymphoma (Hodgkin disease), including symptoms and causes of Hodgkin disease, tests and scans to diagnose lymphoma, treatment including radiotherapy, chemotherapy, biological therapy (rituximab or Mabthera) and current research.  Living with Hodgkin lymphoma covers coping with your diagnosis of Hodgkin lymphoma, recovering from stem cell transplant and how treatment may affect your sex life.

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Genetic risk factor links Hodgkin lymphoma and multiple sclerosis
A genetic variant previously shown to be a risk factor for multiple sclerosis (MS) may also increase the risk of developing Hodgkin lymphoma...
22 Oct 2013
Some children with Hodgkin's lymphoma 'could be spared radiotherapy'
Some children with early-stage Hodgkin's lymphoma who respond to initial chemotherapy may not need subsequent radiotherapy, according t...
28 Jun 2012
Less intense chemo 'better for some Hodgkin's lymphoma patients'
Giving patients fewer doses of a type of chemotherapy increases the effectiveness of a Hodgkin's lymphoma treatment, and reduces side effect...
4 Apr 2012
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Updated: 30 April 2014