Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Overview
What Is Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma? TOPICS
How many people get non-Hodgkin lymphoma?
- About 71,850 new cases of NHL
- About 19,790 deaths from NHL
These numbers include both adults and children. This cancer is slightly more common in men than in women. A person's risk of getting NHL during his or her lifetime is about 1 in 50.
Last Medical Review: 08/27/2014
Last Revised: 01/06/2015