Lymphoma information for your patients
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Macmillan lymphoma online information
Lymphoma information guide
Macmillan information booklets
Macmillan Online Community lymphoma support
Information and support about lymphoma for healthcare professionals
PIF TICK - finding trusted lymphoma information
How Macmillan can help your patients
How we can help
We produce expert, up-to-date and high-quality information for people affected by lymphoma. Our information is based on the latest evidence and is reviewed every 2 to 3 years. It is written in plain English and we aim to make it accessible and inclusive for as many people as possible.
Find our lymphoma information online
We have online information about different types of lymphoma:
- Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
- Hodgkin lymphoma
- Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL)
- Angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma (AITL)
- Burkitt Lymphoma
- Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL)
- Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL)
- Follicular lymphoma (FL)
- Lymphoblastic lymphoma (LL)
- MALT lymphoma
- Mantle cell lymphoma
- Nodal marginal zone b-cell lymphoma (NMZL)
- Peripheral T-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified (PTCL-NOS)
- Primary CNS lymphoma
- Primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma (PMBCL)
- Small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL)
- Splenic marginal zone lymphoma (SMZL)
- Waldenström's macroglobulinaemia
We also have information about:
Order our lymphoma booklets
It is quick, easy and free to order our booklets for your patients. We have two booklets about lymphoma:
Sign up to create your free be.Macmillan account. Log into your account and choose the booklets you want to order. Complete your order and we will send your items in the post.
Find our lymphoma booklets in other formats
If your patient prefers a pdf, ePub or Mobi version of the booklets, we have that covered. Click the links below.
Our booklet Understanding non-Hodgkin lymphoma is also available as an audiobook.
We provide information in a range of formats, including audiobooks, Braille, British Sign Language, easy read booklets, eBooks and large print. You can search our cancer information in other formats to find out more. If you would like us to produce some specific information in one of these formats for your patients, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 0808 808 00 00.
Booklets and resources
Our Online Community offers a place for people to share experiences and feelings, and ask questions and vent emotions. Support is available 24 hours a day, in a safe environment. Explore our cancer support forums to find a group that is relevant to your experience.
We have lymphoma groups about:
As well as information for your patients, we also have information and support for you.
This includes our lymphoma referral guidelines. We have developed our Rapid Referral Guidelines to support GPs with practical referral recommendations for children, young people and adults with symptoms of suspected cancer.
These organisations offer guidance for healthcare professionals supporting patients with lymphoma:
We are proud to be members of the Patient Information Forum and to have been awarded the PIF TICK. Having the PIF TICK shows an organisation’s health information has been through a professional and robust production process.
The following organisations also offer information about lymphoma and are accredited PIF TICK members:
These organisations also offer information for people with lymphoma that is produced by experts and regularly reviewed:
- Blood Cancer UK
- The International Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia Foundation (IWMF)
- Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia UK (WMUK)
- The Brain Tumour Charity
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We also have online information about the emotional impacts of cancer:
How we can help
Chat online anonymously to others who understand what you are going through. Our community is available 24/7 and has dedicated forums where you can get advice and ask our experts.