Screening for Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma
by Debra Wood, RN
The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are usually administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.
Screening Tests or Guidelines
There are no screening guidelines or screening tests for non-Hodgkins lymphoma.
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