Mantle Cell Lymphoma
A look at the causes, symptoms, and treatment of mantle cell lymphoma, a cancer that affects white blood cells known as lymphocytes.
Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma
WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of small lymphocytic lymphoma, a cancer that affects a type of white blood cell called a "lymphocyte," which helps your body fight infection.
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, a blood cancer.
Find out about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of follicular lymphoma, a type of cancer.
Understanding Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma -- Symptoms
Information on the symptoms of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Understanding Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma -- the Basics
Basic information about non-Hodgkin lymphoma from the experts at WebMD.
Understanding Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma -- Diagnosis & Treatment
Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of non-Hodgkin lymphoma from the experts at WebMD.
Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - Treatment Options for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Treatment options for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] - General Information About Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)
The NHLs are a heterogeneous group of lymphoproliferative malignancies with differing patterns of behavior and responses to treatment.Like Hodgkin lymphoma, NHL usually originates in lymphoid tissues and can spread to other organs. NHL, however, is much less predictable than Hodgkin lymphoma and has a far greater predilection to disseminate to extranodal sites. The prognosis depends on the histologic type, stage, and treatment.Incidence and MortalityEstimated new cases and deaths from NHL in the United States in 2013:New cases: 69,740.Deaths: 19,020.AnatomyNHL usually originates in lymphoid tissues.Anatomy of the lymph system.Prognosis and SurvivalThe NHLs can be divided into two prognostic groups: the indolent lymphomas and the aggressive lymphomas. Indolent NHL types have a relatively good prognosis with a median survival as long as 10 to 20 years, but they usually are not curable in advanced clinical stages. Early-stage (stage I and stage II) indolent NHL can be effectively
Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] - Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma During Pregnancy
Most non-Hodgkin's lymphomas are aggressive, and delay of therapy in pregnant women until after delivery appears to have poor outcomes.