Hodgkin's lymphoma stage II adult. Definition

Medical Definition: Hodgkin's lymphoma stage II adult

Stage II is divided into stages II and IIE. In stage II, cancer is found in two or more groups of lymph nodes above or below the diaphragm (the thin muscle below the lungs that helps breathing and separates the chest from the abdomen). In stage IIE, cancer is found in one or more groups of lymph nodes above or below the diaphragm, and in a nearby area or organ outside the lymph nodes.

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