A 51-year-old member asked:
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someone i know was recently diagnosed with hodgkin's lymphoma, how fatal is this cancer?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
HD even: In advanced stages with b symptoms can be curable...The early stages are almost always cured with proper therapy.
Answered on Jul 30, 2014
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