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Hodgkin’s disease


There was Hodgkin’s disease, leukemia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  a type of lymphoma (cancer in the lymphatic system) accounting for less than 1 percent of U.S. cancer cases
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Strongly Associated with:   lymphoma
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Hodgkin’s disease occurs most often in males, and most often in individuals between the ages of 15 and 35. It is characterized by progressive, painless enlargement of the lymph nodes, spleen, and general lymph tissue. When detected early, it has a high cure rate.

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  • There was Hodgkin’s disease, leukemia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • Justin’s mother had Hodgkin’s disease, a rare form of cancer.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • The cause of death was Hodgkin’s disease.
    Nicole Krauss  --  The History of Love
  • Hodgkin’s Disease can go into remission.
    Homer Hickam  --  October Sky

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  • "What I have is called Hodgkin’s Disease.
    Homer Hickam  --  October Sky
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Hodgkin’s disease [8] , lymphoma [9] , leukemia [4] , metastasis [6] , melanoma [8] , lymphoma [9]
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