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What are lymphomas?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
8 doctors agree
In brief: Malignancy
A lymphoma is a malignancy of a certain type of white blood cells called lymphocytes.
These cells are found in the lymphatic system and the blood stream. When the disease appears primarily in lymph nodes it is called a lymphoma. There are many different types of lymphoma.

In brief: Malignancy
A lymphoma is a malignancy of a certain type of white blood cells called lymphocytes.
These cells are found in the lymphatic system and the blood stream. When the disease appears primarily in lymph nodes it is called a lymphoma. There are many different types of lymphoma.
Dr. Edward Gold
Dr. Edward Gold
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Dr. Agos Luca
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: See below...
Lymphoma are forms of cancer that occur in lymph nodes or other organs containing lymphoid tissue.

In brief: See below...
Lymphoma are forms of cancer that occur in lymph nodes or other organs containing lymphoid tissue.
Dr. Agos Luca
Dr. Agos Luca
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Dr. Binu Nair
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Cancer
Cancer of lymph.
Nodes, there are many .http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/lymphoma.html.

In brief: Cancer
Cancer of lymph.
Nodes, there are many .http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/lymphoma.html.
Dr. Binu Nair
Dr. Binu Nair
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In brief: Cancer of lymph cell
Lymphomas are cancer of lymphocytes that present as tumor of lymph glands or other organs suffused by lymphocytes.
These are not one disease but many, some indolent others grave.Main Types are Hodgkin or NonHodgkin. These arise from B or T cells class with many subtypes based on location found,size,biomarker,etc. Treatments dIffer between types so defining The exact subtype Is important.

In brief: Cancer of lymph cell
Lymphomas are cancer of lymphocytes that present as tumor of lymph glands or other organs suffused by lymphocytes.
These are not one disease but many, some indolent others grave.Main Types are Hodgkin or NonHodgkin. These arise from B or T cells class with many subtypes based on location found,size,biomarker,etc. Treatments dIffer between types so defining The exact subtype Is important.
Dr. Hernani Cualing
Dr. Hernani Cualing
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