Hodgkin lymphoma

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Hodgkin lymphoma

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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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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

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The terms "Hodgkin lymphoma" returned 1072 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A case of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in a patient with chronic myeloid leukemia.
 

Author(s): Amelia Maria Găman, Camelia Dobrea, Ionela Rotaru

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2013 ;54(4):1141-5.

 

Chronic myeloid leukemia is a clonal expansion of hematopoietic progenitor cells characterized by exaggerated proliferation of granulocytic lineage, with chronic phase, accelerated phase and blast crisis. Accelerated phase and blast crisis may be associated with extramedulary disease. ...

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2014

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[Diagnosis and treatment of primary testicular non-Hodgkin lymphoma].
 

Author(s): Miklós Romics, Judit Demeter, Imre Romics, Péter Nyirády

Journal: Orv Hetil. 2014 Jan;155(2):69-71.

 

The primary testicular non-Hodgkin lymphoma, which has been first described in 1866, is a very uncommon type of urological neoplasia occuring mostly in the elderly ages. It only gives 5% of the testicular tumors, 2% of extranodal lymphomas, and barely 1% of all non-Hodgkin diseases. ...

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2014

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Identification of highly methylated genes across various types of B-cell non-hodgkin lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Nicole Bethge, Hilde Honne, Vera Hilden, Gunhild Trøen, Mette Eknæs, Knut Liestøl, Harald Holte, Jan Delabie, Erlend B Smeland, Guro E Lind

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Epigenetic alterations of gene expression are important in the development of cancer. In this study, we identified genes which are epigenetically altered in major lymphoma types. We used DNA microarray technology to assess changes in gene expression after treatment of 11 lymphoma ...

Last Updated: 22 Nov 2013

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The terms "Hodgkin lymphoma" returned 79 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Management of early-stage Hodgkin lymphoma: is there still a role for radiation?
 

Author(s): Peter W M Johnson

Journal: Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2013 ;2013():400-5.

 

Although radiotherapy is highly effective for the treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma, the realization of its potential long-term toxicity and the demonstration of excellent results from combination chemotherapy have led to a retreat from its use in early-stage disease. Recent trials using ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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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: 6 Nov 2013

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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: 6 Feb 2014

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