How to prevent Hodgkin lymphoma?

Nothing. Since we don't know what causes it, there is nothing one can do to prevent it. However having good dietary , sleeping, and exercise habits tend to improve one's immune function which in turn may reduce the risk for some cancers theoretically.

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How can we prevent recurrent hodgkin lymphoma?

Appropriate treatmen. The treatment for this disease is complicated, because it is tailored to the stage of the disease. The treatments can be very brief or very prolonged. The initial treatment plan is the best way to prevent recurrences. The right treatment for the stage and type is the way to cure this disease. Most recurrences also can be treated well. There is no simple lifestyle change that is proven to help. Read more...

What cure is for hodgkin lymphoma?

Chemotherapy. Hodgkins disease is one of the malignant diseases that are highly curable. Most patients respond well to standard chemotherapy, small percentage need a second type if chemotherapy and some may need bone marrow rransplantaion. Read more...
While treatment. His highly successful, perhaps >90%, it is dependent on stage, bulk, cell type, age, and b symptoms (fever, soaking sweats, weight loss). Multi agent chemotherapy may be sufficient, but intelligent field, lower dose radiotherapy is added to areas of bulk. Marrow/stem cell used at relapse. Read more...

Is petechiae common with Hodgkin lymphoma?

Not per se. Petechiae are not a presenting symptom of Hodgkin. If a person is treated with chemo, then petechiae may occur due to the toxicity of chemotherapy. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. Get HPV vaccine. Read more...

Could a 14 year old have hodgkin lymphoma?

It is possible. This must be a scary question to ask, so let me answer your question. Unfortunately, the answer is yes, a 14 year old can get Hodgkin's Lymphoma. There is a younger version that can occur up to 14 years of age and a young adult version which can be seen as early as 15 years of age. Symptoms include lymph nodes in neck, armpit or groin that don't go away in a few weeks, wt loss or night sweats. Read more...

What are some names of chemo that treat hodgkin lymphoma?

Many. There are many different regimens - some more common than others. Here is some additional info on the topic: http://www.Cancer.Net/cancer-types/lymphoma-hodgkin/treatment. Read more...
Many. Abvd (adriamycin, (doxorubicin) bleomycin, vinblastine 6 dacarbazine); stanford v (nitrogen mustard , adriamycin, (doxorubicin) vinblastine, vincristine, bleomycin etoposide, Prednisone ); beacopp (bleomycin, etoposide, adriamycin, (doxorubicin) cyclophosphamide, vincristine, Procarbazine prednisone); brentuximab vedotin; gemcitabine-navelbine. Read more...

Can Hodgkin lymphoma cause intermittent itchiness over body?

May be. But there are other far commoner causes of itchiness than Hodgkin. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. Get HPV vaccine. Read more...

What will Happen IF we Stop chemotherapy after 3 Cycle in Hodgkin Lymphoma?

Talk to your doctor. I would strongly suggest you talk this out we your oncologist. The present chemotherapy regimens exist to allow you the best chance at remission. While stopping early doesn't mean the end of the world - it does mean you may hurt your chances at successful treatment - something like this shouldn't be done lightly. Please take your time with a decision like this and rely on trusted care providers. Read more...