Lymphoma, Hodgkin, Childhood, Stage IV

preview Add to My Pictures


Title: Lymphoma, Hodgkin, Childhood, Stage IV
Description: Stage IV childhood Hodgkin lymphoma; drawing shows cancer in the liver (a), the left lung (b), and in one lymph node group below the diaphragm (b). The brain, cerebrospinal fluid (shown in blue), spinal cord, and pleura are also shown. An inset on the left shows cancer cells inside a lymph node and cancer spreading through lymph nodes and lymph vessels to other parts of the body. An inset on the right shows cancer cells in the bone marrow.

Stage IV childhood Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer is found outside the lymph nodes throughout one or more organs (a); or outside the lymph nodes in one organ and has spread to areas far away from that organ (b); or in the cerebrospinal fluid (shown in blue), lung, liver, or bone marrow.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Lymphatic System
Cancer Types -- Lymphoma
Cells or Tissue -- Abnormal Cells or Tissue
Type: Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Terese Winslow (Illustrator)
AV Number: CDR648705
Date Created: March 23, 2023
Date Added: April 14, 2011
Reuse Restrictions: Yes - This image is copyright protected. Any use of this image is subject to prevailing copyright laws. U.S. Government has reuse rights. Please contact the rights holder of this image for permission requests.

Rights holder: Terese Winslow