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Hodgkin's lymphoma is cancer that affects the lymphatic system, a series of vessels that spreads through the body, according to MayoClinic. It was formerly referred to as Hodgkin's disease. More »

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The National Cancer Institute explains that Hodgkin lymphoma is a cancer of the immune system. Classical Hodgkin lymphoma is diagnosed by the presence of Reed-Sternberg cells in the lymph nodes. Rare Hodgkin lymphoma is ... More »

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Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a form of cancer that starts in the lymphocytes, which are cells of the lymphatic system. Lymphocytes exist in the lymph nodes and other lymphoid tissues and are part of the body’s immune system, ... More »

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