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Dead of aneurysms, breast cancer, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  a cancer of the lymph tissue
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Strongly Associated with:   Hodgkin`s disease
The lymphatic system helps filter out bacteria and is important in fighting disease.

There are two basic categories of lymphomas:  Hodgkin’s lymphoma (marked by Reed-Sternberg cells) and non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas.

Non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas include a large, diverse group of cancers of immune system cells, and can be further divided into cancers that have an indolent (slowly progressing) course and those that have an aggressive (rapidly progressing) course.
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  • Dead of aneurysms, breast cancer, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • She hears the words childhood leukemia, or maybe he says lymphoma, and what’s the difference anyway?
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • Few of us had known that he’d had lymphoma.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • She died on May 19, 1994, from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma at the age of sixty-four.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
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Associated words [difficulty]:   lymphoma [9] , Hodgkin’s disease [8] , leukemia [4] , metastasis [6] , Hodgkin’s disease [8] , melanoma [8]
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