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is lyphoma cancerous?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: All lymphomas are by definition cancerous. White cells cannot give rise to benign tumors because by their very nature they invade. However, some (not all) lymphomas are famously non-aggressive and many are cured fairly easily nowadays.
Answered on Feb 26, 2013
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Dr. Steve Martinez
28 years experience Breast Surgery
Lymphoma yes: Lymphoma is indeed a cancer if the lymphatic system.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013
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