Source: National Cancer Institute Research, www. Because lymph tissue is found throughout the body, adult non-Hodgkin lymphoma can begin in almost any part of the body. Cancer can spread to the liver and many other organs and tissues. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma in pregnant women is the same as the disease in nonpregnant women of childbearing age.
Designed the study, performed the data analysis and interpretations, and wrote the manuscript MAE. Methods: I conducted an analysis of the U. Of the total cases, the median age at diagnosis was 61 years range 3—95 years and male-female ratio of 1. The most common subtype was diffuse large B cell lymphoma Conclusion: NHL of the liver comprises about 0.
Often, lymph nodes in the neck, under the arms, or in the groin enlarge rapidly and painlessly. People may have pain or shortness of breath or other symptoms when enlarged lymph nodes press on organs. Treatment may involve radiation therapy, chemotherapy, immunotherapy with monoclonal antibodies, or a combination. People who relapse are treated with stem cell transplantation. See also Overview of Lymphoma and Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Because the lymph system is present throughout the body, lymphoma can begin in almost any area and spread to other tissues and organs such as the liver. NHL comes in many types, but is often divided into indolent slow-moving, usually with few symptoms or aggressive growing quickly, often causing symptoms. These two forms of NHL behave quite differently and are treated differently. Some types of indolent NHL i.