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Living With Hodgkin's Disease
The goal of treatment is to kill the cancer cells and avoid serious complications related to either the cancer or its treatment.
The treatment and management of
, or both. Your doctor will recommend a treatment plan for your specific needs. Treatment options depend on the stage of the cancer, your symptoms, your age, and your overall health. If the cancer does not respond to chemotherapy or radiation, other treatment options may include
bone marrow transplantation
or peripheral stem cell transplantation.
Treatment may involve the following:
Last reviewed April 2013 by Mohei Abouzied, MD
; Michael Woods, MD
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