Overview of Stage System & Treatment Options of CLL

Stage Information for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: A staging system typically is a standard way for the cancer care specialist to describe cancer. There are basically two different systems for staging Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Rai System: more oftenly used in the United States. Binet System: more widely used in Europe. Both of these staging systems for […]

Radiotherapy for Lymphoma

The lymph system is a chain of lymph nodes and vessels that transport lymph fluid through the body. Lymph fluids hold infection-fighting WBCs. Lymph nodes act as filters, capturing and killing bacteria and viruses in order to prevent infection from spreading. While the lymph system commonly protects the body, lymph cells called lymphocytes may become […]

Lymphoma: Detailed Manual

Lymphoma is a certain kind of cancer that begins in infection-fighting cells of the immune system, called lymphocytes. When the white blood cell starts multiplying uncontrollably, these cells are in the lymph nodes, spleen, thymus, bone marrow, and other body parts. There are two types of Lymphoma i.e.  Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Hodgkin’s Lymphoma […]

Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Treatment

About Adcetris: Adcetris contains an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient called brentuximab vedotin . It is a prescription medication used to treat adults with certain types of blood cancer. The brentuximab vedotin may be given with chemotherapy (combination therapy) as your first treatment for: Stage-3/4 classical Hodgkin lymphoma (cHL) with medications adriamycin, vinblastine, and dacarbazine (also known as […]