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Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - To Learn More About Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma

For more information from the National Cancer Institute about adult Hodgkin lymphoma, see the following:

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  • Drugs Approved for Hodgkin Lymphoma

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    Last Updated: September 04, 2014
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