How Common Is Lymphoma?
Signs & Symptoms
Types of Lymphoma
Pre-Cursor B Cell
Classifying and Staging
Symptoms and Diagnosis
Classifying & Staging
Watch & Wait
Stem Cell Transplant
Monoclonal Antibody Therapy
Anti Angiogenesis Therapy
ABT – 199 (Venetoclax)
Brentuximab vedotin (Adcetris)
Finding a clinical trial
Table of targeted therapies
Approving Medicines in Australia
CT 'Refer' App
Lymphoma Care Nurse
Patient & Carer Education Day 10th November
CLL Education Day
Chapters 1 - 6
Chapters 7 - 12
Chapters 13 - 18
Living with Lymphoma
Patient and Carer Education
Common Lymphoma Terms
Survivorship: Life After Lymphoma
Fundraise For Us
Start Your Own Fundraising Page
Host an Event
Join a Lymphoma Australia Event
Join a Major Fundraiser
Community Heroes in Action
Fundraising Support Materials
Partners and Supporters
A Touch of Lime Charity Ball
Not Your Average Trivia Night
Swing for Lymphoma
Running for Sarah
Lose the Locks for Lymphoma
Fundrazor for Lymphoma
Forbes Rugby Union
Awesome Pete Takes On A Huge Challenge For Lymphoma
Christie Lyn Jones
Walk to Win the Battle against Lymphoma
Kade shares his journey to help others
Legs out for Lymphoma in loving memory of Hamish O'Brien
Elevate Charity Bootcamp
Catwalk for a Cause
News & Events
No One Likes a Lump
World Lymphoma Awareness Day
Know your Subtype
Lymphoma in the Limelight
World Lymphoma Awareness Day
Legs Out for Lymphoma walks
Register to walk
Gift In Your Will
What to ask your Doctor
About your diagnosis
What kind of lymphoma do I have?
If it is NHL, is it high or low Grade? What is the difference? Where is it? Is there any doubt?
Can you tell me it's subtype, grade and stage?
What do all these tests I am having tell you? What are they for?
Can I get a second opinion?
Has the hospital where I am to be treated have modern radiotherapy equipment, staff who specialise in the use of radiotherapy, chemotherapy and surgery to treat cancer?
Does the hospital have supportive care, counselling etc?
If my private health insurance includes hospital cover will the hospital cover all the drug costs?
What kind of treatment will I have, radiotherapy, chemotherapy or none?
Is it aimed at curing the disease or relieving the symptoms?
Are there any other options?
How will the drugs be given? Can you tell me if it's classed as an exceptional drug? Will this drug be covered by my health fund?
Are there any special instructions about taking the tablets at home? How do these tablets help?
How are any problems from them recognised and what shoold be done about such problems?
When will the treatment start and how often will it be given?
Are there things I should, or should not do during treatment?
What are the possible short term side effects of the treatment?
How long will they last? Will I feel sick?
Should I report any of them immediately?
What are the possible long term side effects?
Will the treatment affect the possibility of having children?
Do I contact the hospital or my GP if I am unwell at home?
Can I drive during and after treatment?
Will I be able to work whilst I am having treatment?
May I drink alcohol and take any drugs that are prescribed for other complaints?
Are there foods I shoold or shoold not eat during the treatment?
What sort of diet shoold I follow?
Should I take regular exercise?
How else can I help myself?
When will I know if the treatment has been successful?
How often will I need check ups after the treatment is finished?
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