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What are the effects of non-hodgkin lymphoma in pregnancy?
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Dr. Sheila Goodman
Obstetrics & Gynecology
4 doctors agree
In brief: None from the cancer
Non-hodgkin lymphoma (nhl) doesn't normally worsen during pregnancy or have significant affects on the pregnancy.
Nhl is an aggressive cancer. Complete staging is indicated. If diagnosed in the first trimester, therapeutic abortion should be discussed. Standard chemo can be administered during the second and third trimester. Some studies have suggested low birthweight can be a complication.

In brief: None from the cancer
Non-hodgkin lymphoma (nhl) doesn't normally worsen during pregnancy or have significant affects on the pregnancy.
Nhl is an aggressive cancer. Complete staging is indicated. If diagnosed in the first trimester, therapeutic abortion should be discussed. Standard chemo can be administered during the second and third trimester. Some studies have suggested low birthweight can be a complication.
Dr. Sheila Goodman
Dr. Sheila Goodman
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Dr. Binu Nair
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
Depends on type of treatment, type of lymphoma, .

In brief: Depends
Depends on type of treatment, type of lymphoma, .
Dr. Binu Nair
Dr. Binu Nair
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