non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
noun Date: 1972 any of the numerous malignant lymphomas (as Burkitt's lymphoma) that are not classified as Hodgkin's disease

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma — non Hodg·kin s lymphoma häj kənz n any of various malignant lymphomas (as Burkitt s lymphoma) that are not classified as Hodgkin s disease and that usu. have malignant cells derived from B cells or T cells * * * see lymphoma …   Medical dictionary

  • non-hodgkin's lymphoma — ¦ ̷ ̷ ˌ. . . noun Usage: usually capitalized H : any of the numerous malignant lymphomas (as Burkitt s lymphoma) that are not classified as Hodgkin s disease and that usually have malignant cells derived from B cells or T cells …   Useful english dictionary

  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma — noun Medicine a form of malignant lymphoma differing from Hodgkin s disease only by the absence of characteristic giant cells …   English new terms dictionary

  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma — Pathol. any of several malignancies of the lymphatic system in which the cells characteristic of Hodgkin s disease are absent. * * * …   Universalium

  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma — n. pat any of several malignancies of the lymphatic system in which the cells characteristic of Hodgkin s disease are absent • Etymology: 1975–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma — see lymphoma …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Hodgkin's lymphoma — Hodgkin lymphoma Classification and external resources Micrograph showing Hodgkin s lymphoma (Field stain). ICD 10 C …   Wikipedia

  • Nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin's lymphoma — Classification and external resources Micrograph of a lymph node biopsy showi …   Wikipedia

  • Non-Hodgkin-Lymphom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 C82 Follikuläres (noduläres) Non Hodgkin Lymphom C83 Diffuses Non Hodgkin Lymphom C84 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma — Non Hodgkin Lymphomas Classification and external resources Micrograph of mantle cell lymphoma, a type of non Hodgkin lymphoma. Terminal ileum. H E stain …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”