Chapter 26. Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas

  1. Jeffrey Tobias MA (Cantab), MD, FRCP, FRCR Professor of Cancer Medicine Consultant in Clinical Oncology1,2 and
  2. Daniel Hochhauser MA (Cantab), DPhil, FRCP Consultant in Medical Oncology3,4

Published Online: 26 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306361.ch26

Cancer and its Management, 6th Edition

Cancer and its Management, 6th Edition

How to Cite

Tobias, J. and Hochhauser, D. (2009) Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas, in Cancer and its Management, 6th Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306361.ch26

Author Information

  1. 1

    University College London, London, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Oncology, University College Hospital, London, UK

  3. 3

    Kathleen Ferrier Professor of Medical Oncology, UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, London, UK

  4. 4

    UCLH Trust, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 19 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405170154

Online ISBN: 9781444306361



  • non-Hodgkin's lymphomas;
  • pathology and molecular genetics of lymphoma;
  • nodal lymphomas;
  • adult diffuse intermediate- and high-grade lymphoma;
  • small non-cleaved cell (SNCC) lymphomas;
  • HIV- and AIDS-related non-Hodgkin's lymphomas;
  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in childhood;
  • extranodal presentation of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma;
  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of nasopharynx and Waldeyer's ring;
  • cutaneous non-Hodgkin's lymphoma


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Incidence and aetiology

  • 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