Hodgkin’s lymphoma: Definition, Types, Stages, Causes, Symptoms, Management

Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL) also known as Hodgkin's disease is a cancer of the lymphatic system. It was first discovered by Thomas Hodgkin in 1832. HL is a type of lymphoma in which cancer originates from a specific type of WBC called Lymphocytes. A lymphoma is a group of blood cancer that develop from lymphocytes.