Orphanet: Classic Hodgkin lymphoma

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Classic Hodgkin lymphoma

Disease definition

Classical Hodgkin lymphoma (CHL) is a B-cell lymphoma characterized histologically by the presence of large mononuclear Hodgkin cells and multinucleated Reed-Sternberg (HRS) cells.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Classic Hodgkin disease
  • Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000
  • Inheritance: Unknown 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: C81.0  C81.1  C81.2  C81.3  C81.4  C81.7  C81.9
  • OMIM: 236000  300221  400021
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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