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non-hodgkin lym·phoma

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  1. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

    Non-Hodgkin lymphomas, also known as non-Hodgkin disease are diverse group of blood cancers that include any kind of lymphoma except Hodgkin's lymphomas. Types of NHL vary significantly in their severity, from slow growing to very aggressive types. Lymphomas are types of cancer derived from lymphocytes, a type of white blood cell. Lymphomas are treated by combinations of chemotherapy, monoclonal antibodies, immunotherapy, radiation, and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. The 2008 WHO classification of lymphomas has five large groups, including a Hodgkin disease group. Other forms of lymphoma are over 80 different forms of lymphoma in an additional four broad groups. By comparison, the 1982 Working Formulation recognized just 16 types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Five year survival rates in the United States are 69%.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of non-hodgkin lymphoma in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of non-hodgkin lymphoma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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