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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Linfoma no Hodgkin en adultos en estadio IV

Stage IV adult non-Hodgkin lymphoma ( uh-dult non-HOJ-kin lim-FOH-muh)
Cancer is found (1) outside the lymph nodes throughout one or more organs and may be in the lymph nodes near those organs; or (2) outside the lymph nodes in one organ and has spread to lymph nodes far away from the organ; or (3) in the lung, liver, or bone marrow.



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