NCCN Guidelines for Patients
Hodgkin Lymphoma, Version 1.2015
Part 5 is a guide to the treatment
options for people with nodular
lymphoma. This cancer is a very rare
type of Hodgkin lymphoma.
First-time treatment is listed in Parts 5.1 and 5.2 by
cancer stage.* If unknown, ask your treatment team
what is the cancer stage. Part 5.3 lists treatment
options for if first-time treatment fails. Follow-up care
is addressed in Part 5.4.
This information is taken from the treatment
guidelines written by NCCN experts of Hodgkin
lymphoma. These treatment guidelines list options for
people with this cancer in general. Thus, your doctors
may suggest other treatment based on your health
and personal wishes.
* Carbone, Paul PP, et al. Report of the Committee on Hodgkin’s
Disease Staging Classification.
. 1971 Nov;31(11):1860-1.
Treatment guide: Nodular lymphocyte-
predominant Hodgkin lymphoma