4 doctors weighed in:

Is diffused b cell lymphoma genetic?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not really

While there may be a genetic suscepibiltiy to developing lymphoma it is not truly a genetic disease.

In brief: Not really

While there may be a genetic suscepibiltiy to developing lymphoma it is not truly a genetic disease.
Dr. Edward Gold
Dr. Edward Gold
Thank
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: No

Diffuse is distinguished from nodular. There are small cell and large cell varieties.
They carry an antigen that can be marged with a cd-20 immunohistochemistry. They are of unknown cause; not hereditary.

In brief: No

Diffuse is distinguished from nodular. There are small cell and large cell varieties.
They carry an antigen that can be marged with a cd-20 immunohistochemistry. They are of unknown cause; not hereditary.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified,
24 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors