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Non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL)

Men and women discussing non Hodgkin's lymphoma

Non Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) is a group of similar types of cancer that start in the lymph nodes and lymphatic system. Find out about symptoms, risk factors and causes, diagnostic tests, treatment (including surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy and biological therapy), research and clinical trials. Also how to cope with NHL, including managing after a stem cell transplant and how lymphoma may affect your sex life.

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Updated: 1 September 2014