Diagnosis and Treatment Glossary

Here are some of the common terms used in the diagnosis and treatment of childhood cancer.  

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Lymphoma

Any malignant tumour of lymph tissues, including Hodgkin’s disease.  There is a broad spectrum of malignancy, with prognosis ranging from a few months to many years.