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Mantle cell lymphoma - is that like a hodgkin's?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Non hodgkin's

Under microscope, it looks like clusters of small size of lymphoid cells mimicking appearance of indolent/slow-progressing lymphoma, however it behaves like an agressive lymphoma. The treatment would be combinations of chemotherapies plus biological therapy.

In brief: Non hodgkin's

Under microscope, it looks like clusters of small size of lymphoid cells mimicking appearance of indolent/slow-progressing lymphoma, however it behaves like an agressive lymphoma. The treatment would be combinations of chemotherapies plus biological therapy.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Different

Mantle cell lymphoma is part of a group of diseases called non-hodgkin's lymphoma.
Hodgkin's disease or hodgkin's lymphoma is a different class of lymphoma.

In brief: Different

Mantle cell lymphoma is part of a group of diseases called non-hodgkin's lymphoma.
Hodgkin's disease or hodgkin's lymphoma is a different class of lymphoma.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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