Patients classified as having stage I or II A disease are considered to have early stage Hodgkin's lymphoma and are almost always curable. Patients considered to have early stage cancer do not have any "B" symptoms or "bulky" disease. Bulky sites of cancer are those greater then 10 centimeters in diameter.
unexplained weight loss, more than a tenth (10%) of your body weight in the last 6 months. If you don't have any of these symptoms your doctor will add the letter A to your stage (for example, stage 2A). People with B symptoms may need more treatment than those without them.
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Hodgkin lymphoma is a highly curable malignancy in early and advanced stages.. Patients with stage IA to IIA nonbulky disease who are favorable by .