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).

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Caption: 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).

2003-08-24 Date last modified: 2009-08-06