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Diagnosis of Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma

A doctor gives a patient a physical exam during the diagnosis of Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma.A physical exam is one of the tests a doctor may conduct to identify Non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

How is Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma Identified?

Tests that examine the body and lymph system are used to help detect (find) and diagnose adult non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

The following tests and procedures may be used:

Tests Conducted if Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma is Found

If cancer is found, the following tests may be done to study the cancer cells:

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