Article Fact Checked

Medically Reviewed

/ Updated December 29th, 2020

The Grades of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

×

NOW
PLAYING
Do You Have a Question About Mental Health & Cancer-- Ask Dr. Strongin-- A New Column From SurvivorNet
NOW
PLAYING
CNN's Christiane Amanpour Saw Cancer Destroy the Life of Best Friend John F Kennedy Jr.;
NOW
PLAYING
Remembering Stylish First Lady Jackie Kennedy, Who Passed Away 27 Years Ago From Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
NOW
PLAYING
A Mother's Bowel Cancer Was Misdiagnosed for Almost a Year
NOW
PLAYING
First Two Months on Venetoclax Can Be Rough, Then It's 'Smooth Sailing'
NOW
PLAYING
Using CAR T-Cell Therapy Earlier

Symptoms & Diagnosis: Understanding the Types of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

SEE MORE   

  • All non-Hodgkin lymphomas start in white blood cells called lymphocytes, but there are different categories of the disease
  • Doctors categorize the cancers based on whether they grow out of B cells or T cells
  • What type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma a person is diagnosed with will determine treatment

Symptoms & Diagnosis: Understanding the Types of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

  • All non-Hodgkin lymphomas start in white blood cells called lymphocytes, but there are different categories of the disease
  • Doctors categorize the cancers based on whether they grow out of B cells or T cells
  • What type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma a person is diagnosed with will determine treatment

Symptoms & Diagnosis: Determining Treatment

SEE MORE   
×

Introducing, the Journey Bar

Use this bar to access information about the steps in your cancer journey.