Focus on Lymphoma
by Katherine L. Byar, MSN, APN, BC, and Julie M. Vose, MD
Improvements in therapy have increased survival rates for many people with non-Hodgkin lymphoma. However, NHL survivors are still at risk for developing late complications after treatment ends. Routine follow-ups are needed to assess any long-term side effects of therapy and to check for signs of cancer recurrence.
by Susan Thornton
The Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation, a nonprofit patient advocacy organization, strives to support each person with cutaneous lymphoma by promoting awareness and education, advancing patient care, and facilitating research. Cutaneous lymphoma is a rare form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma that develops in the skin.