What Happens to the cell?
- white blood cells called lymphocytes divide and grow without order or control
- lymphocytes is a form of small white blood cells with a single round nucleus
- It may occur in a single lymph node, a group of lymph nodes, or an organ. And it can spread to almost any part of the body, including the liver, bone marrow, and spleen
-DNA genes are mutated
The cancer is found in 1 lymph node region
The cancer is in 2 or more lymph node regions on the same side of the diaphragm
There is cancer in lymph node areas on both sides of the diaphragm (stage III), or the cancer has spread throughout the body beyond the lymph nodes (stage IV)
painless swelling of the lymph nodes (glands), often in the neck or armpits where these nodes are concentrated. Swelling may also occur in the groin and abdomen, although some people do not experience any detectable swelling in any part of the body.
failed immune system, infections, and getting older are health factors of lymphoma
- Lymphoma is an inheritable cancer
-Bone Marrow stimulant
- Blood Transusion
- Autotransplantation: Transfer of organs or tissue from one part of the body to
another in the same person.
- Nothing you eat can cure Lymphoma but eating healthy and having a balanced diet is a good idea
- Adopting healthy behaviors such as not smoking, eating well, and staying at a healthy weight may help, but no one knows for sure.