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What Is Mycosis Fungoides?

Mycosis fungoides is a lymphoma causing red patches, plaques, and tumors that gradually develop on skin. Here’s how it’s diagnosed and treated. Mycosis Fungoides is a type of T-cell lymphoma (cancer of the lymph system) that affects the skin....

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How Burkitt Lymphoma Is Treated

Burkitt lymphoma is an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Treatment for this cancer typically involves intensive chemotherapy. Burkitt lymphoma is an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. It affects white blood cells called lymphocytes and...

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Causes and Risk Factors of Burkitt Lymphoma

Experts don't quite know what causes Burkitt lymphoma but some forms of the cancer are linked to the Epstein-Barr virus. The cause of Burkitt lymphoma, an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, depends on the type. However, experts still...

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How Burkitt Lymphoma Is Diagnosed

Burkitt lymphoma is an aggressive type of cancer seen mostly in children. A biopsy of the affected lymph nodes and imaging is done for diagnosis. Burkitt lymphoma is a cancer of the lymphatic system that primarily affects children. Early diagnosis...

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Symptoms of Burkitt Lymphoma

Signs and symptoms of Burkitt lymphoma depend on the form of the disease and the area affected. Burkitt lymphoma is type of blood cancer that is a form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Although rare, it is one of the most common cancers affecting...

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Lymphoma Treatment

Chemotherapy, targeted therapy, and stem cell transplant are among known treatment options for different types of lymphoma. Learn more about each one.

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Living With Lymphoma

Life during and after lymphoma treatment can be difficult. Learn strategies to cope with symptoms, side effects, and monitoring for remission and relapse.

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Lymphoma Symptoms

Enlarged lymph nodes and unexplained weight loss are two classic indications of lymphoma. Learn about more symptoms and what to discuss with your doctor.

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Lymphoma Diagnosis

If symptoms point to lymphoma, your doctor may perform a lymph node biopsy in addition to other tests and imaging scans. Learn what else you can expect.

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