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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Linfoma folicular de grado 1

Grade 1 follicular lymphoma ( fuh-LIH-kyoo-ler lim-FOH-muh)
An indolent (slow-growing) type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma marked by enlarged lymph nodes and small cells that have cleaved (u-shaped) nuclei.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.