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How do diagonstic tests help diagnose on-Hodgkin lymphoma?

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Tissue samples will be sent for testing to classify the type.

These tests give important information that aid in determining the best treatment. A stage will be designated to describe the extent of the disease.

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: "Learn About Cancer: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma."

National Cancer Institute: "Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma."

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on July 18, 2017

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: "Learn About Cancer: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma."

National Cancer Institute: "Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma."

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on July 18, 2017

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