Lymphomas in the stomach or intestines can cause abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting. Symptoms from lymphoma in the chest When lymphoma starts in the thymus or lymph nodes in the chest, it may press on the nearby trachea (windpipe), which can cause coughing, trouble breathing, or a feeling of chest pain or pressure.
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma can cause lymph nodes to become enlarged. When this occurs in lymph nodes close to the surface of the body (such as on the sides of the neck, in the groin or underarm areas, or above the collar bone), they may be seen or felt as lumps under the skin.
Hodgkin itch is known medically as “paraneoplastic pruritus,” and it occurs in other blood cancers as well, but Hodgkin lymphoma seems to produce this symptom in a greater percentage of patients and itchiness has been recognized as a symptom for some time. Hodgkin itch can develop weeks and even months before other clinical signs of lymphoma.
Lymphocyte-depleted Hodgkin lymphoma: This is a rare form of Hodgkin disease. It's seen mainly in older people and those with HIV infection. It's more agressive than other types of HL and likely to be advanced when first found. It's most often in lymph nodes in the abdomen (belly) as well as in the spleen, liver, and bone marrow.
Hodgkin Lymphoma (HL), also known as Hodgkin disease, is a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system, usually found in the lymph nodes. Hodgkin Lymphoma (HL), also known as Hodgkin disease, is a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system, usually found in the lymph nodes.
Mixed cellularity Hodgkin’s lymphoma is a type of Hodgkin disease, a cancer of lymph cells. It is the second most common type of classical Hodgkin disease, and about 15 to 30 percent of all individuals suffering from Hodgkin lymphoma in the western world have this type.
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma often causes general symptoms, such as: Fever; Sweating and chills, especially at night; Unexplained weight loss; Feeling very tired; Severe or frequent infections; Easy bruising or bleeding; Symptoms from lymphoma in the abdomen. Lymphomas that start or grow in the abdomen (belly) can cause swelling or pain in the abdomen.