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Description:This image depicts an anterior view of the head and neck region of a 37-year old male revealing greatly-enlarged cervical lymph nodes, due to what turned out to be a case of Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
“Hodgkin lymphoma: A cancer of the immune system that is marked by the presence of a type of cell called the Reed-Sternberg cell. The two major types of Hodgkin lymphoma are classical Hodgkin lymphoma and nodular lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin lymphoma. Symptoms include the painless enlargement of lymph nodes, spleen, or other immune tissue. Other symptoms include fever, weight loss, fatigue, or night sweats. Also called Hodgkin disease.” (National Cancer Institute)
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Robert E. Sumpter
Creation Date:1967
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Links:CDC - Hematologic Blood Cancers: Lymphoma
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Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.

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