Monitoring non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Your doctors might recommend waiting before starting your treatment.

  • Watching and waiting

    Watching and waiting means delaying treatment until it’s necessary. For some people with indolent lymphoma, this is an option.

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Making treatment decisions

Your doctors may tell you there are different options for your treatment. It can be difficult to make a decision, but information and support will help.


Radiotherapy uses high-energy cells to destroy lymphoma cells.


Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat cancer. It can be given in different ways and will be carefully planned.

Clinical trials

Many people are offered a trial as part of treatment. Find out more to help you decide if a trial is right for you.