noun[mass noun] Medicine
A form of malignant lymphoma distinguished from Hodgkin’s disease only by the absence of binucleate giant cells.
- The cancers under study are soft tissue sarcoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and chronic lymphocytic leukaemia.
- These are known as Hodgkin's disease and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
- Patients should be warned of the possible development of malignant hematologic diseases such as non-Hodgkin's lymphoma during therapy.
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