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Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in Children

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Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (sometimes called NHL, or just lymphoma) is a cancer that starts in cells called lymphocytes, which are part of the body’s immune system. NHL is not common in children, but it can occur.

Learn About Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in Children

Whether your child has just been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma, is going through treatment, or is trying to stay well after treatment, we can help. Find information in our Detailed Guide.

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The American Cancer Society is committed to relentlessly pursuing the answers that will save lives from non-Hodgkin lymphoma. In fact, the Society has been a part of nearly every major cancer research breakthrough in recent history. 

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Stories of Hope

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Read inspiring stories of children and young adults who have faced cancer.

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Online Support Communities

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Is your child facing cancer?  Connect with others and get support through our online communities, Cancer Survivors Network and MyLifeLine.org.

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in Children in the News

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Read about the latest developments in non-Hodgkin lymphoma in children.

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