Stages of B-cell lymphoma and treatment options

Lymphoma is among those cancers that affect the lymphatic system. B-cell lymphoma is also referred to as Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. It occurs because of the development of abnormal white blood cells called lymphocytes. The abnormal lymphocytes do not die to be replaced by new ones. Instead, they continue to grow and multiply inside the lymph nodes, […]

Two modes of determining the survival rate for B-cell lymphoma

B-cell lymphoma is one of the two primary types of Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Lymphoma is known to affect major sites of lymph tissue in the body, specifically the lymph nodes, spleen, bone marrow, thymus, adenoids, tonsils, and the digestive tract. B-cell lymphoma mainly affects the white blood cells (lymphocytes) crippling the immune system, making the […]

Lymph nodes, understanding the condition

The lymph system forms a vital part of the overall body immune system. Lymph nodes forming part of this system have the important task of carrying the lymph fluids, nutrients and even waste material from the body tissues to the blood stream and back. These are small, glands which resemble the shape of beans and […]

All you need to know about Non Hodgkin Lymphoma treatment

Cancer that is rooted in the body’s lymphatic system is known as Non Hodgkin Lymphoma. In this type of cancer, tumors develop in white blood cells known as lymphocytes. There are many types of Non Hodgkin Lymphoma of which follicular lymphoma and diffuse large B cell lymphoma are most common. Thankfully, Non Hodgkin Lymphoma treatment […]

Non Hodgkin Lymphoma treatment – Symptoms, causes and more explained

There are many kinds of diseases that people battle with on a daily basis, and cancer is one such life-threatening disease which can create a host of complications in one’s life. There are many different kinds of cancer that can affect various organs and parts of the body. Non Hodgkin Lymphoma cancer is a kind […]