Definition of lymphoma in English:


Syllabification: lym·pho·ma
Pronunciation: /limˈfōmə

noun (plural lymphomas or lymphomata /-mətə/)

  • Cancer of the lymph nodes.
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    • At this point the differential diagnosis included thymoma, teratoma and lymphoma.
    • Underlying conditions were more common among patients than in the control group, particularly AIDS related illness, metastatic cancers, and lymphomas or leukaemia.
    • It is used to test for meningitis, lymphoma, leukemia, or other cancers of the brain or brain system.

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