Posterior auricular and posterior cervical adenopathy.(From Swartz MH: Textbook of Physical Diagnosis, 5th ed. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, 2006.)
What are the risk factors ?
Individuals who are old aged or taking immunosuppressive drugs or using insecticides are at a higher risk of developing Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is classified according to "The Working Formulation" into:
- Low grade lymphoma
- Intermediate grade lymphoma
- High grade lymphoma
The treatment depends on the histological findings. In general, it may include radiation therapy, chemotherapy, total neck irradiation.
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Last edited: 20/2/2012
Non - Hodgkin's lymphoma