A 48-year-old member asked:
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what's the outlook for someone with hodgkins lymphoma cancer stage 4?

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Dr. James Blachly
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Can be cured: I want you to know that Stage IV Hodgkin is unlike other stage IV cancers -- it is often cured. Please be sure to keep appointments, follow oncologist's recommendations.
Answered on Nov 25, 2019

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Curable: Unlike (many or most) solid tumors of stage IV, Hodgkin lymphoma stage IV can be cured for ever. Best wishes
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HD even: In advanced stages with b symptoms can be curable...The early stages are almost always cured with proper therapy.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Cell type: There are two major types of lymphocytes, T and B. Both can cause lymphoma. What you are referring to is a lymphoma of the B cell type.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Can be: Early statges of hodkin lymphoma are often curable. The prognosis depends on the type of disease and how widespread it may be at the time of diagnosi ... Read More

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