Blood and Lymph System


Acquired von Willebrand Disease

Acquired von Willebrand disease is a rare bleeding disorder that might be caused by other medical problems or medicines. It prevents blood from clotting properly. It is rarer than the inherited form of von Willebrand disease. Medical problems that might cause acquired von Willebrand disease include: Lymph disorders…

Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment – Patient Information [NCI]

Adult Hodgkin lymphoma is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the lymph system. Adult Hodgkin lymphoma is a type of cancer that develops in the lymph system, part of the body’s immune system. The immune system protects the body from foreign substances, infection, and diseases. The lymph system is made up…