Tumor of lymph node is known as Lymphoma. It is also known Malignant lymphoma.
Lymphoma are among the most treatable cancers.
Types of lymphomas:
Two types of lymphoma are as follows:
1. Hodgkin’s disease:
Hodgkin’s disease mostly attacks between 20-30 years of age. It is highly curable probably because of advancements in bone marrow transplants. Though it is a rare type of disease.
2. Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma:
Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma affects T and/or B-cells. These cells become abnormal and continue to divide again and again. Non-Hodgkin’s disease mostly affects at 50 years of age. There are almost 10 different forms of lymphoma.
Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and lymphoma of the brain are most often occurs after AIDS.
Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma can spread to any other body parts.
Symptoms of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma:
2. Unexplained weight loss
3. Swollen and painless lymph nodes in the groin area, armpits and/or neck
4. Continuous type of weakness and tiredness
5. Coughing or trouble breathing
6. Pain, swelling or a feeling of fullness in the abdomen