Learn about the risk factors for Hodgkin lymphoma and what you might be able to do to help lower your risk.
being previously exposed to the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) â€“ a common virus that causes glandular fever. having previously had non-Hodgkin lymphoma , possibly because of treatment with chemotherapy or radiotherapy. being very overweight (obese) â€“ this may be more of a risk factor in women than men.
The exact cause of Hodgkin's disease is unknown, as is true for most types of cancer. Studies have found an increased risk of Hodgkin's disease in people who
Find out about the risk factors for Hodgkin lymphoma and how you can reduce your cancer risk.. We don't know what causes most cases. But there are some .