Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Around 13,500 people are diagnosed with NHL in the UK each year. There are many different types.

Diagnosing lymphoma

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Diagnosing lymphoma

In this cancer information video, Dr Robert Marcus explains what lymphoma is and how it is diagnosed. Linda, who had non-Hodgkin lymphoma, talks about how she felt when she was told of her diagnosis.

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In this cancer information video, Dr Robert Marcus explains what lymphoma is and how it is diagnosed. Linda, who had non-Hodgkin lymphoma, talks about how she felt when she was told of her diagnosis.

About our cancer information videos

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) What is non-Hodgkin lymphoma?

In non-Hodgkin lymphoma, blood cells called lymphocytes become abnormal. It is the fifth most common cancer in the UK.

  • Understanding non-Hodgkin lymphoma

    how non-Hodgkin lymphoma develops, signs and symptoms, and the different types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma

  • Diagnosing

    tests for non-Hodgkin lymphoma and information about causes and risk factors

  • Organising

    the practical, work and financial side

  • Treating

    non-Hodgkin lymphoma and what to expect

  • Coping

    with and after treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma

  • Resources

    and publications to order, download and print