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There are three main types of treatment for Hodgkin's lymphoma, as stated by Mayo Clinic: stem cell transplants, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. The type of treatment depends on the severity and type of the conditio... 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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Treatment for lymphoma includes chemotherapy, immunotherapy, stem cell transplants, radiation therapy, targeted therapy and sometimes surgery. Treatment for lymphoma, like many other cancers, depends on several factors, ... More »

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Spleen cancer treatment options include surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplants and biological therapy, Healthgrades reports. Other therapies, such as courses of antibiotics and pain medications, ... More »

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The general treatments used for Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma cancers are radiation therapy, chemotherapy and stem cell transplant, according to Mayo Clinic. Some other treatment options for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma... More »

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The main treatment option for stage IV non-Hodgkin lymphoma is chemotherapy, states Healthline. There are a combination of drug protocols used in chemotherapy with drugs such as prednisone, vincristine, rituximab and cyc... More »

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