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What Are The Signs Of Lymphoma
B symptoms: Symptoms can include fever, night-sweats and weight loss for both non-hodgkin's lymphoma and hodgkin's disease. These are referred to as b symptoms and they are used in the staging of lymphoma. Thus a stage iii lymphoma with b symptoms would be given a stage iiib status. Other symptoms are related to pressure from the tumor causing pain, or fatigue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lymphoma...: Often, the first sign of lymphoma is a painless swelling in the neck, under an arm, or in the groin. Lymph nodes or tissues elsewhere in the body may also swell. The spleen, for example, often becomes enlarged in lymphoma. Symptoms of lymphoma may include the following: fevers, chills, unexplained weight loss, night sweats, fatigue, and itching. ...Read more
A lot or a few: Most people present after feeling a lump. Some present with weight loss, loss of appetite, unexplained fevers. Some present with unexplained itching of the skin. There are many symptoms depending on where the lymphoma is located. If in the chest, someone may present with a cough. Hope this helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are common and uncommon signs & symptoms of lymphoma and what can be done to detect it and prevent it and what is the treatment for it.
Multiple: The diagnosis and treatment of lymphoma, like any other cancer, should be managed by an oncologist. Many signs and symptoms are possible at presentation including unexplained weight loss, lymph node enlargement, lack of appetite, night sweats, prolonged fever, enlarged spleen and/or liver, etc. Treatment may include surgery and chemotherapy. Watchful waiting is also possible in low grade cases. ...Read more
I keep having temperatures of 99.0-99.5 up and down throughout the day. Been happening last 3 months. Is this a sign of lymphoma?
Lump lymphadenopathy: Marginal zone lymphomas are found in lymph nodes, salivary glands, extralymph nodes organs and the signs and symptoms are referable to the location of the lymphoma. In the skin, lumps could show up as reddish elevated lump on chest and upper body, with no pain or itchiness. Enlargement of nodes are signs and neck lumps with o r without pain could be seen in glandular involvement. Need biopsy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just had a lymphoma removed from my back a year ago and it's huge.My dr. Said no need to undergo a biopsy since there's no sign of danger.Ls itsafe?
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