NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,399 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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classic Hodgkin lymphoma
(KLA-sik HOJ-kin lim-FOH-muh)
The most common type of Hodgkin lymphoma (a cancer of the immune system). Classic Hodgkin lymphoma is marked by the presence of a type of cell called the Reed-Sternberg cell.