Hodgkin's lymphoma (Hodgkin's disease) Treatment Hyderabad


Lymphatic system
Lymphatic system popup dialog opens lymph node clusters in the entire lymphatic system
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Hodgkin’s lymphoma – formerly known as Hodgkin’s disease – is a cancer of the lymphatic system, which is part of your immune system. It can affect people of all ages, but is more common in people between the ages of 20 and 40 and in people over the age of 55.


Swollen lymph nodes
Swollen lymph nodes Open popup dialog
The signs and symptoms of Hodgkin lymphoma can include:

The reasons

Doctors aren’t sure what causes Hodgkin lymphoma. But it starts when an anti-infectious cell called a lymphocyte develops a genetic mutation. The mutation tells the cell to multiply quickly, causing many diseased cells to multiply.

Risk factors

Factors that can increase your risk of Hodgkin lymphoma include:

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