Screening for Hodgkin Lymphoma
The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.
There are no standard tests or current guidelines for Hodgkin lymphoma screening.
Can Hodgkin disease be found early? American Cancer Society website. Available at: http://www.cancer.org/cancer/hodgkindisease/detailedguide/hodgkin-disease-detection. Updated February 9, 2016. Accessed February 26, 2016.
Hodgkin lymphoma (HL). EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T114957/Hodgkin-lymphoma-HL. Updated July 29, 2016. Accessed October 4, 2016.
- Reviewer: EBSCO Medical Review Board
Mohei Abouzied, MD
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