Lymphomas are tumors of the lymphatic system caused by abnormal lymphocyte growth. Children’s Cancer Research Fund has made great strides in the study and treatment of both Hodgkin’s and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphomas in young people.
Learn more about both types of lymphoma:
In Hodgkin's disease, a certain kind of cell — called the Reed-Sternberg cell — begins to reproduce uncontrollably. It is the overabundance of this specific kind of cell that distinguishes Hodgkin's lymphomas from non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. Read More