lymphoma

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lymphoma a neoplasm of lymph tissue that is usually malignant; one of the four major types of cancer
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Lymphoma (Med) A tumor having a structure resembling that of a lymphatic gland; -- called also lymphadenoma.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n lymphoma A hyperplastic mass of lymphoid tissue. The name has been applied also to lymphosarcoma, and, as general lymphoma, to Hodgkin's disease.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. See Lymph, and -oma

Usage

In literature:

The diagnosis has to be made from lymphoma, adenoma, tuberculous glands, sarcoma, and carcinoma.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
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In news:

Hundreds of people across Oklahoma are set to honor a woman who recently lost her fight against Hodgkin's Lymphoma KOCO's Rachel Calderon has the story.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts used some down time Saturday night to support coach Chuck Pagano and raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Indiana.
Teacher treks 50 miles to help student facing Hodgkin's lymphoma .
Retired Braves broadcaster loving life even while battling lymphoma .
Diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma .
Stoughton selectman battling Hodgkin lymphoma .
Local man diagnosed with Lymphoma raises money for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
More than 2,000 red, gold and white balloons filled downtown streets Sat­urday night as people in Augusta marched for patients diagnosed with leukemia and lymphoma .
Spotted®: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Regatta Party.
Treatment The treatment of this complaint also includes a number of the common modalities of treatment used to treat other lymphomas .
Former US Sen Arlen Specter released, battling non-Hodgkin's lymphoma .
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Courtesy of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Doug Miller raised more than $70,000 in 10 weeks for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Some of San Francisco's best hotels are trying to raise $1 million this month for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
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In science:

Distinct types of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma identified by gene expression profiling.
Network-based clustering with mixtures of L1-penalized Gaussian graphical models: an empirical investigation
Distinct types of diffuse large b-cell lymphoma identified by gene expression profiling.
Bayesian testing of many hypotheses $\times$ many genes: A study of sleep apnea
Gene expression data We will consider gene expression data from the project “Molecular Mechanisms in Malignant Lymphomas Network” of the Deutsche Krebshilfe that we have analyzed in the Institute of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology of the Leipzig University.
Exact Multivariate Tests - A New Effective Principle of Controlled Model Choice
In particular, we utilize the previously published (Hummel et al., 2006) and extensively applied data set (e.g., Bentink et al., 2008; Maneck et al., 2011; Schramedei et al. 2011) that was derived from patients with B-cell lymphomas.
Exact Multivariate Tests - A New Effective Principle of Controlled Model Choice
Pathway activation patterns in diffuse large B-cell lymphomas.
Exact Multivariate Tests - A New Effective Principle of Controlled Model Choice
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