Hodgkin's disease

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a malignant disorder in which there is progressive (but painless) enlargement of lymph tissue followed by enlargement of the spleen and liver

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This procedure is used to determine whether or not supradiaphragmatic stage I and II Hodgkin's disease has crossed the diaphragm.
The research also shows within the same ethnic group the risk of developing virus-linked Hodgkin's disease is greatest in poorer families and in boys.
An unusual cause of sigmoid tumor: primary Hodgkin's disease.
Hodgkin's Disease is now very successfully treated and the majority of sufferers are completely cured.
HODGKIN'S Disease is one of two cancers of the lymph glands.
The panel found strong evidence of a statistical association between herbicides or dioxin and soft-tissue sarcoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, and Hodgkin's disease, three types of cancer.
TORONTO -- Three patients with Hodgkin's disease are preparing to undergo the experimental ovarian transplant procedure that recently made international headlines.
Alicia was devastated when she was told she had Hodgkin's Disease, a type of cancer, and she and her husband, Javv, a postman, naturally feared the worst.