What Causes Itching In Hodgkin's Lymphoma

What Causes Itching In Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

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What Causes Itching In Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Some lymphomas that are not skin lymphomas can cause a rash, for example angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma. The cause of itching as a symptom of lymphoma is not known, but it is thought to be due to chemicals called cytokines; these irritate the nerves in the skin and make it itch.
My mother was diagnosed in 1957 and 1969 with Hodgkin's Disease.. doctors never mentioned that unexplained itching is a Hodgkin's Disease symptom.

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