Lymphoma is currently the fifth most common cancer diagnosed by clinicians in the UK (after breast, lung, colon and prostate cancers). It is the most common blood cancer.
Lymphoma can occur at any age. It is the most common cancer affecting those under the age of 30 and around 1 in 10 cancers diagnosed in children are lymphomas.
Find out about the most common symptoms of lymphoma.
Lymphoma is the third most common type of cancer in children.
Each year in the UK, nearly 2,000 people are diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. Read more about Hodgkin lymphoma, who might get it and what types there are.
Each year in the UK, around 17,000 people are diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma (including people with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia [CLL]).
A lymphoma diagnosis is life changing. People deal with it in different ways.
Chemotherapy is often used to treat lymphoma, but other treatments are also used.
Having lymphoma does not mean you can’t travel abroad but it is important to get the right travel insurance in place.
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