Lymphoma is a malignancy that originates in the lymphocytes. There are many types of lymphoma, and overall they are divided into two large groups: non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL), representing the majority (approximately 85%) of these tumors, and Hodgkin’s disease (HD). Lymphomas account for about 5% of all cases of cancer in the United States, and their incidence is rising.1 A significant portion of lymphomas are curable with appropriate treatment.


Positron Emission Tomography Follicular Lymphoma Mantle Cell Lymphoma Mediastinal Mass Bone Marrow Involvement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Nuclear MedicineRambam Health Care CampusHaifaIsrael
  2. 2.Rambam Health Care Campus, B. and R. Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of TechnologyHaifaIsrael

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