Definition of lymphoma in English:


Line breaks: lymph|oma
Pronunciation: /lɪmˈfəʊmə

noun (plural lymphomas or lymphomata /-mətə/)

[mass noun] Medicine
Cancer of the lymph nodes: she fought a brave battle against lymphoma [count noun]: certain lymphomas occur more often in people with HIV infection
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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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