NCCN Guidelines for Patients® | Mantle Cell Lymphoma

39 NCCN Guidelines for Patients ® : Mantle Cell Lymphoma, 2019 Words to know relapse The return of cancer after a period of improvement. side effect An unhealthy or unpleasant physical or emotional response to treatment. spleen An organ to the left of the stomach that helps protect the body from disease. supportive care Health care that includes symptom relief but not cancer treatment. Also called palliative care. T cell A type of a white blood cell called a lymphocyte. translocation The switching of parts between chromosomes. white blood cell A type of blood cell that fights disease and infection.