Lymphoma, Hodgkin, Childhood, Stage I

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Title: Lymphoma, Hodgkin, Childhood, Stage I
Description: Stage I childhood Hodgkin lymphoma; drawing shows cancer in one lymph node group above the diaphragm and in the spleen. Also shown are the Waldeyer’s ring and the thymus. An inset shows a lymph node with a lymph vessel, an artery, and a vein. Cancer cells are shown inside the lymph node.

Stage I childhood Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer is found in one or more lymph nodes in a group of lymph nodes or, in rare cases, cancer is found in the Waldeyer’s ring, thymus, or spleen. In stage IE (not shown), cancer has spread to one area outside the lymph system.
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: CDR648701
Date Created: February 13, 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