The treatment and management of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma may involve
, medications to help with side effects, and other treatments, such as
bone marrow transplant
. Different therapies may also be used in combination. Your doctor will recommend a treatment plan for your specific needs. In general, treatment options depend on the stage of the cancer, where it is located, symptoms, your age, and whether or not you have other medical conditions. The doctor may recommend delaying treatment until the disease progresses to the point where symptoms occur.
The goal of treatment is to kill the cancer cells.
Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care
provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a
substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the
advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to
starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a