Disease Information

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (all), Adult

Adult ALL Treatment

Adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL; also called acute lymphocytic leukemia) is a blood cancer that often gets worse quickly if it is not treated. Treatments include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and targeted therapy. Get detailed information about ALL in this expert-reviewed summary.

Acute Myeloid Leukemia (aml), Adult

Adult AML Treatment

Adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML; also called acute myelogenous leukemia, acute myeloblastic leukemia, acute granulocytic leukemia, and acute nonlymphocytic leukemia) is a blood cancer. It usually gets worse quickly if it is not treated. Treatments include chemotherapy, radiation, and stem cell transplant. Learn about AML in this expert-reviewed summary.

Chronic Leukemia

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia (AML), juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML), acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) and chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and other myeloid malignancies (transient abnormal myelopoiesis and myelodysplastic syndromes) are diseases of the bone marrow. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, classification, prognosis, and treatment of these diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

CML Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of chronic myelogenous leukemia.

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia (AML), juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML), acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) and chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and other myeloid malignancies (transient abnormal myelopoiesis and myelodysplastic syndromes) are diseases of the bone marrow. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, classification, prognosis, and treatment of these diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

CLL Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

Cutaneous Lymphoma

Mycosis Fungoides (Including Sézary Syndrome) Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of mycosis fungoides (including Sézary Syndrome).

Hairy Cell Leukemia

Hairy Cell Leukemia Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of hairy cell leukemia.

Hodgkin Lymphoma, Adult

Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment

Adult Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) is a cancer of the lymph system. The two main types of Hodgkin lymphoma are classical and nodular lymphocyte-predominant. Treatments include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery. Get detailed information about HL diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Treatment

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH) is a type of cancer in which too many Langerhans cells (a type of white blood cell) grow in certain tissues and organs. It can affect one or more parts of the body, such as the liver, spleen, bone marrow, skin, bone, lung, and lymph nodes. Get information about LCH in adults and children, including symptoms, tests to diagnose, prognosis, and treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Treatment

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH) is a type of cancer in which too many Langerhans cells (a type of white blood cell) grow in certain tissues and organs. It can affect one or more parts of the body, such as the liver, spleen, bone marrow, skin, bone, lung, and lymph nodes. Get information about LCH in adults and children, including symptoms, tests to diagnose, prognosis, and treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Lymphoma, Aids-related

AIDS-Related Lymphoma Treatment

HIV or AIDS-related lymphoma behaves differently than lymphoma in people without HIV. Treatments include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, high-dose chemotherapy with stem cell transplant, and targeted therapy. Get detailed information about AIDS-related lymphoma and treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Lymphoma, Non-hodgkin Lymphoma, Adult

Adult NHL Treatment

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) can be indolent (slow growing) or aggressive and has many subtypes such as follicular, lymphoplasmacytic, diffuse large B-cell, and anaplastic large cell lymphoma. Treatment and prognosis depend on the specific type of NHL. Get detailed information about NHL in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (incl. Cml)

CML Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of chronic myelogenous leukemia.

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia (AML), juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML), acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) and chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and other myeloid malignancies (transient abnormal myelopoiesis and myelodysplastic syndromes) are diseases of the bone marrow. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, classification, prognosis, and treatment of these diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms.

Myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative Diseases

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia (AML), juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML), acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) and chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and other myeloid malignancies (transient abnormal myelopoiesis and myelodysplastic syndromes) are diseases of the bone marrow. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, classification, prognosis, and treatment of these diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myelodysplastic/ Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms including chronic/juvenile myelomonocytic leukemias and atypical CML.

Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Childhood AML Treatment

Childhood acute myeloid leukemia (AML), juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML), acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) and chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and other myeloid malignancies (transient abnormal myelopoiesis and myelodysplastic syndromes) are diseases of the bone marrow. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, classification, prognosis, and treatment of these diseases in this expert-reviewed summary.

Myelodysplastic Syndromes Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes.

Plasma Cell Neoplasm / Multiple Myeloma

Plasma Cell Neoplasms Treatment

Plasma cell neoplasms occur when abnormal plasma cells or myeloma cells form tumors in the bones or soft tissues of the body. Multiple myeloma, plasmacytoma, lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma, and monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) are different types of plasma cell neoplasms. Find out about risk factors, symptoms, diagnostic tests, prognosis, and treatment for these diseases.

Primary Central Nervous System Non-hodgkin Lymphoma

Primary CNS Lymphoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of primary CNS lymphoma.