Actress Jane Fonda recently announced she had non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a type of cancer that starts in the lymphatic system.  Photo: AFP
Actress Jane Fonda recently announced she had non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a type of cancer that starts in the lymphatic system. Photo: AFP
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Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: Jane Fonda’s cancer diagnosis and its possible causes and treatments explained

  • There are more than 70 types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a cancer that starts in a person’s lymphatic system and can form tumours throughout the body
  • Treatment options include chemotherapy and targeted therapy; patients may go into remission – not have any symptoms – and it may never return

Actress Jane Fonda recently announced she had non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a type of cancer that starts in the lymphatic system.  Photo: AFP
Actress Jane Fonda recently announced she had non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a type of cancer that starts in the lymphatic system. Photo: AFP
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