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Lymphoma is a general term for any type of cancer that attacks the [[lymphatic system]]. The two most common types of lymphoma are:
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Lymphoma is a general term for any type of cancer that attacks the [[lymphatic system]]. The two most common types of lymphoma are:
 
*[[Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma]]; and
 
*[[Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma]]; and
*[[Hodgkin's Disease]], a group of five related lymphoma diseases.
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*[[Hodgkin's lymphoma]], a group of five related lymphoma diseases.
   
 
The underlying cause, presentation and mechanism of the diseases all differ slightly, but treatment for any type of lymphoma is the same - radiation and chemotherapy.
 
The underlying cause, presentation and mechanism of the diseases all differ slightly, but treatment for any type of lymphoma is the same - radiation and chemotherapy.
 
 
 
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Lymphoma is a general term for any type of cancer that attacks the lymphatic system. The two most common types of lymphoma are:

The underlying cause, presentation and mechanism of the diseases all differ slightly, but treatment for any type of lymphoma is the same - radiation and chemotherapy.

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