The type of cancers that affect the lymphatic system, known as lymphoma, can be. Most non-Hodgkin's lymphomas originate in the B–cells, which make them .
Bad blood. Lymphoma is the most common form of hematological malignancy, or blood cancer, in the developed world. The two main types of lymphoma are Hodgkin's Lymphoma and non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma. About 85% of non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas form from B cells, which are an important part of the body's immune system.
A type of cancer that forms in B cells (a type of immune system cell). B–cell lymphomas may be either indolent (slow-growing) or aggressive (fast-growing). Most B–cell lymphomas are non-Hodgkin lymphomas. There are many different types of B–cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas.
Diffuse Large B–Cell Lymphoma is an aggressive lymphoma that can arise in lymph nodes or outside of the lymphatic system.