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What is Cancer?



Beginning in the body’s infection fighting cells called lymphocytes, there are two types of this cancer, Non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin’s with the first being the most common.

Lymphoma shows up in places such as the body’s lymph nodes, spleen and bone marrow where lymphocytes are found.

Like other forms of cancer, the cause is an overgrowth of cells. This particular type of cancer is very treatable by Hollywood Private Hospital specialists. .

There are different treatments for the different types and stages of lymphoma.

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