Screening for Hodgkins Disease
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The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are usually administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.

Screening Tests
Routine physical exams by your doctor may identify early signs of Hodgkins disease before symptoms appear.

Screening Guidelines
There are no national screening guidelines for Hodgkins disease.




References:
Hodgkin lymphoma. National Cancer Institute website. Available at: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/hodgkin. Accessed April 29, 2013.

Hodgkin lymphoma. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society website. Available at: http://www.lls.org/#/diseaseinformation/lymphoma/hodgkinlymphoma/. Updated March 15, 2012. Accessed April 29, 2013.

Last Reviewed April 2013



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