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Hodgkin Lymphoma is a type of lymphoma, in which cancer originates from a specific type of white blood cells called lymphocytes. The most common symptoms of Hodgkin Lymphoma are itchy skin, night sweats, lymph nodes, back pain, red-colored patches on the skin and cyclical fever.
HOW IS HODGKIN LYMPHOMA DIAGNOSED?
To diagnose this disease, doctors conduct microscopic examination to examine the severity of Hodgkin Lymphoma. After Hodgkin Lymphoma has been diagnosed, the Hematologist will determine the stage of the disease and treat the patient accordingly.
HOW IS HODGKIN LYMPHOMA TREATED?
The treatment for Hodgkin Lymphoma includes chemotherapy, radiation and bone marrow or stem cell transplant is used to treat Hodgkin Lymphoma and build up healthy immune system cells.
DID YOU KNOW?
While Hodgkin Lymphoma is a highly curable cancer, survival rates of this disease predominantly depend upon how far the cancerous cell has spread.