What are the causes of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma?

Answer Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma is a subtype of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. It affects the T-cells---a type of white blood cell---mainly in the skin. While the exact causes are unknown, certain factors might... Read More »

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Cutaneous Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma?

A rare form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma develops from T-cell lymphocytes. Classified as an indolent, or slow-growing, lymphoma, it primarily affects the skin b... Read More »

Cutaneous Lymphoma Prognosis?

Most lymphomas start in the lymphatic system. According to the American Cancer Society, cutaneous lymphoma is considered a cancer of the lymphatic system, but it forms on the skin. Only about 5 per... Read More »

My dad had hodgkins lymphoma 25 yrs ago and now has diffuse large b cell non hodkins lymphoma am i at risk?

NO Any kind of cancer doesn't mean the son or daughter of this person will be at risk ;; except for colon cancer MY mother died from a ovarian cancer and NOBODY else in her family died from cancer ... Read More »

What are the causes of non hodgkin's lymphoma?

Non-hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) affects lymphocytes, the white blood cells that play important roles in immunity. While the medical community has not pinpointed the exact cause of this cancer, several... Read More »