-Marked by the presence of a type of cell called the Reed Sternberg Cell.
-Two major types. Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma, and Nodular Lymphocyte
-Also called Hodgkin Disease
New Cases and Deaths in 2014
-85.3% of surviving 5 years
Signs of Hodgins Lymphoma
- because of improvements in treatment, the mortality rate has decreased by nearly 70%
-$13.4 billion will have been spent on Hodgkin Lymphoma by the end of 2014