non-Hodgkin's lymphoma


noun

Pathology. any of several malignancies of the lymphatic system in which the cells characteristic of Hodgkin's disease are absent.

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British Dictionary definitions for non-hodgkin's lymphoma

non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
/ (-ˈhɒdʒkɪnz) /

noun

any form of lymphoma other than Hodgkin's disease
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Medical definitions for non-hodgkin's lymphoma

non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
[ nŏn-hŏjkĭnz ]

n.

Any of various malignant lymphomas characterized by the absence of Reed-Sternberg cells.
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