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Diagnosis. B.Cell non hodgkin, s lymphoma favor burkitt, s lymphoma. This us the result of biopsy taken during appendicectomy. D20 positive and tdt neg?

CD20 is a B-Cell. Marker hence the assignment of a b-cell nhl. Tdt is an immunohistochemical stain used to classify blood cells. Burkitt's is a very aggressive process -- get started on a plan with a hematologist straight away. Read more...

Can you donate plasma after being treated for, and cured, of non-hodgkin's lymphoma?

Probably not. For most uses, habing had this illness and the required therpies would then make you ineligible to donate. However, of it ha been many yrs and the need of someone else for your plasma were overwhelming then it might be possible. Read more...

I am a nervous wreck. My daughter has non-hodgkin's lymphoma. Can you tell me about it?

Need more informatio. Nhl is actually a conglomerate of many different types of lymphoma. This category encompasses both b cell and t cell disorders as well as low grade and high grade disorders. In todays world a diagnosis of nhl is meaningleess as we now understand the differences between many of these lymphomas. In order to provide a more meaningful answer the type of nhl would be needed. Read more...
Different types. Non hodgkins lymphoma (nhl) is a malignancy from lymphocytes( one type of white cells) from the lymph nodes, however it can affect both lymph nodes and tissue outside lymph nodes. Generally speaking chemotherapy and radiation will give very good chance of cure. But there are dfferent types of nhl that need catered treatment. Talk to your oncologist for specific questions. Read more...
Non hodgkin lymphoma. Many types of non hodgkin lymphoma-from the indolent one to the agressive type of nhl. Prognosis will depend on many factors, most importantly on the type of nhl and other molecular factors. Stage, overall health status are also important. In general, it is treatable and in majority cases is highly curable disease. Find more info at www.Nccn.Com and www.Cancer.Gov ; and discuss with your oncologist. Read more...
What type? There are multiple type of nhl? They have a varying prognosis. Do you know what subtype she has? Read more...

T-cell lymphoma, non-hodgkin's lymphoma - what are they, are they the same thing?

Not really. Non-hodgkin's lymphomas are a very large group of diseases. Lymph cell can be called t cells or b cells based on surface proteins. T cell lymphomas are just one group of non-hodgkins lymphomas. There are also several types of those tcell lymphomas. Read more...