Hodgkin lymphoma

Common Name(s)

Hodgkin lymphoma

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Following organizations serve the condition "Hodgkin lymphoma" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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National Bone Marrow Transplant Link

The mission of the National Bone Marrow Transplant Link is to help patients, caregivers, and families cope with the social and emotional challenges of bone marrow/stem cell transplant from diagnosis through survivorship by providing vital information and personalized support services.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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The Kimberly D. Holland Hodgkins Disease Foundation

Research and Cure... One Cell At A Time. Finding a cure for Hodgkins Disease by Funding Clinical Trial Research at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center through Fundraising efforts.

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Hodgkin lymphoma" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

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Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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National Bone Marrow Transplant Link

The mission of the National Bone Marrow Transplant Link is to help patients, caregivers, and families cope with the social and emotional challenges of bone marrow/stem cell transplant from diagnosis through survivorship by providing vital information and personalized support services.

http://www.nbmtlink.org

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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The Kimberly D. Holland Hodgkins Disease Foundation

Research and Cure... One Cell At A Time. Finding a cure for Hodgkins Disease by Funding Clinical Trial Research at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center through Fundraising efforts.

http://www.hodgkinsfoundation.org

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Hodgkin lymphoma" returned 1150 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Involved-node proton therapy in combined modality therapy for Hodgkin lymphoma: results of a phase 2 study.
 

Author(s): Bradford S Hoppe, Stella Flampouri, Robert Zaiden, William Slayton, Eric Sandler, Savas Ozdemir, Nam H Dang, James W Lynch, Zuofeng Li, Christopher G Morris, Nancy P Mendenhall

Journal: Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys.. 2014 Aug;89(5):1053-9.

 

This study describes the early clinical outcomes of a prospective phase 2 study of consolidative involved-node proton therapy (INPT) as a component of combined-mode therapy in patients with stages I to III Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) with mediastinal involvement.

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2014

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An evaluation of the potential for drug-drug interactions between bendamustine and rituximab in indolent non-Hodgkin lymphoma and mantle cell lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Mona Darwish, John M Burke, Edward Hellriegel, Philmore Robertson, Luann Phillips, Elizabeth Ludwig, Mihaela C Munteanu, Mary Bond

Journal: Cancer Chemother. Pharmacol.. 2014 Jun;73(6):1119-27.

 

Bendamustine plus rituximab has been reported to be effective in treating lymphoid malignancies. This analysis investigated the potential for drug-drug interactions between the drugs in patients with indolent non-Hodgkin lymphoma or mantle cell lymphoma.

Last Updated: 26 May 2014

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Management of the HBV reactivation in isolated HBcAb positive patients affected with Non Hodgkin Lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Mario Masarone, Amalia De Renzo, Vincenzo La Mura, Ferdinando Carlo Sasso, Marco Romano, Giuseppe Signoriello, Valerio Rosato, Fabiana Perna, Fabrizio Pane, Marcello Persico

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Occult HBV infection (OBI) is defined by the persistence of HBV in the liver without serum HBsAg and HBVDNA. It represents a life-threatening event during immunosuppressive chemotherapies. An OBI occurs in approximately 18% of HBcAb + patients. International guidelines suggest ...

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2014

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Hodgkin lymphoma" returned 87 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Bulky mediastinal classical Hodgkin lymphoma in young women.
 

Author(s): Mary-Elizabeth M Percival, Richard T Hoppe, Ranjana H Advani

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2014 Mar;28(3):253-6, 258-60, C3.

 

Last Updated: 26 May 2014

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Nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin lymphoma and diphenylhydantoin: report of a case and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Shobhna Sharma, Hari Menon, Manju Sengar, Sumeet Gujral

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;56(4):440-2.

 

A variety of lymphoma types have been reported in patients being treated with anticonvulsant therapy. Non-Hodgkin lymphomas have been reported twice as frequently as Hodgkin lymphomas. Association of nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin lymphoma (NLPHL) with dilantin therapy is ...

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2014

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Lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin lymphoma: what is the optimal treatment?
 

Author(s): Michelle Fanale

Journal: Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2013 ;2013():406-13.

 

Nodular lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin lymphoma (NLPHL) is a unique diagnostic entity, with only ∼500 new cases in the United States per year with a similar infrequent incidence worldwide. NLPHL also has distinctive pathobiology and clinical characteristics compared with the more ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Gemcitabine and Bendamustine in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Hodgkin's Lymphoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Lymphocyte Depletion Hodgkin Lymphoma; Adult Lymphocyte Predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma; Adult Mixed Cellularity Hodgkin Lymphoma; Adult Nodular Lymphocyte Predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma; Adult Nodular Sclerosis Hodgkin Lymphoma; Recurrent Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma

 

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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A Phase II Trial of Panobinostat and Lenalidomide in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Hodgkin's Lymphoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Lymphocyte Depletion Hodgkin Lymphoma; Adult Lymphocyte Predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma; Adult Mixed Cellularity Hodgkin Lymphoma; Adult Nodular Lymphocyte Predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma; Adult Nodular Sclerosis Hodgkin Lymphoma; Recurrent Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma

 

Last Updated: 15 Jul 2013

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Adcetris (Brentuximab Vedotin), Combination Chemotherapy, and Radiation Therapy in Treating Younger Patients With Stage IIB, IIIB and IV Hodgkin Lymphoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stage II Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma; Stage III Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma; Stage IV Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma

 

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2014

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