Hca 240 Cancer Patient Information Sheet

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HCA240 Cancer patient Information Sheet Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
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Causes and Risks: In Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma the cancers in Lymphocytes are commonly known as white blood cells. The cancer marked by enlarged lymph nodes. This conditions is derived from the bodies B cells and T Cells The Risks are: Very high fevers, excessive weight loss, and fatigue Prevention, Detection, and Diagnosis techniques: There is no way to fight off or prevent this disease. The affected can be of any age and at any time. When diagnosed the family history is considered and the patient is tested. Test consist of tumor markers, biopsy, imaging of the patient. A healthy diet is very recommended and encouraged from the common fruit and vegetable group. How the Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma affects the person: The enlarged lymph nodes attack the patients body organs through the patients own blood cells. This
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Unformatted text preview: causes infections in the patients body and usually surgery is required. The Patients treatment options and their side effects: The patient is treated with a host of therapy and surgery to include, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, and vaccine therapy. The side effects that affect the patient are nausea, fatigue, prone to sickness and or infection, lost of the patients hair, lost of the patients appetite, and even skin discoloration. People and professions that can help: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Cyberfamily http://www.nhlcyberfamily.org/ Works Cited Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Cyberfamily(2009)Retrieved October 2, 2009 from http://www.nhlcyberfamily.org/...
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