stage I childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Pronunciation: (... non-HOJ-kin lim-FOH-muh)

Cancer is found (1) in one group of lymph nodes; or (2) in one area outside the lymph nodes. No cancer is found in the abdomen or mediastinum (area between the lungs).

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Stage I childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer is found in one group of lymph nodes or one area outside the lymph nodes, but no cancer is found in the abdomen or mediastinum (area between the lungs).Linfoma no Hodgkin infantil en estadio I. El cáncer se encuentra en un grupo de ganglios linfáticos o en un área fuera de los ganglios linfáticos, pero no en el abdomen o el mediastino (área entre los pulmones).2003-08-24 Date last modified: 2009-08-06