Chapter 26. Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas

  1. Robert Souhami CBE, MD, FRCP, FRCR, F Med Sci1 and
  2. Jeffrey Tobias MA (Cantab), MD, FRCP, FRCR2

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470994887.ch26

Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition

Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Souhami, R. and Tobias, J. (2005) Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas, in Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470994887.ch26

Author Information

  1. 1

    Director of Policy and Communication Cancer Research UK, London UK and Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University College London, London, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Cancer Medicine University College London, London UK and Consultant in Clinical Oncology, The Meyerstein Institute of Oncology, The Middlesex Hospital, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 14 JUN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126366

Online ISBN: 9780470994887



  • non-Hodgkin's lymphomas;
  • geographical distribution;
  • viral causes;
  • human t-cell lymphotropic retrovirus-1 (HTLV-1);
  • nodal lymphomas


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Incidence and Aetiology [1]

  • Pathology and Molecular Genetics of Lymphoma

  • Clinical Features

  • Nodal Lymphomas

  • HIV- and AIDS-Related non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas

  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Childhood

  • Extranodal Presentation of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

  • References

  • Further Reading