What is the definition for Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma?

Answer Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a cancer that initiates its formation in a person's lymph nodes. In non-Hodgkin lymphoma, tumors are created in a specific type of white blood cells called lymphocytes.Signs... Read More »

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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 »

Hodgkins or non hodgkins lymphoma?

There is nothing in your description that gives any indication that you have lymphoma. Lymph nodes swell all the time. Most often, it's a result of a local infection ( of which you might not even b... Read More »

I have hodgkins lymphoma?

Why have you been so persistent in asking this question? Blood tests would have given some indication if there was some abnormality which would require further testing. Lymph nodes swell up all the... Read More »

Could this be hodgkins lymphoma?

Of course it could be and I think you are acutely aware that it could be, so wonder why you are asking. You already know more about it than any of us.