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How many stages are there in Hodgkin's / non Hodgkin's lymphoma?

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Asked by afsa kausar, 06 Feb '13 05:40 pm
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Lymphoma is cancer of the lymphatic system, which is an important part of the immune system. The lymphatic system consists of conduits or tubes throughout the body with filters called lymph nodes along the path. The system carries a clear fluid with immune fighting cells such as lymphocytes.

Lymphoma is a disease that is increasing in incidence in the Western world. Common risk factors include exposure to:

ionizing radiation;

certain chemicals such as benzene, insecticides, or herbicides; and

some viruses such as HIV, HTLV 1 and 2.
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 06 Feb '13 05:42 pm

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