Hodgkin's disease

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noun Hodg·kin's disease \ˈhäj-kinz-\
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Hodgkin's lymphoma

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Hodgkin's

Definition of Hodgkin's disease

  1. :  a malignant lymphoma that is characterized by progressive enlargement of lymph nodes, spleen, and liver and by progressive anemia

Origin and Etymology of hodgkin's disease

Thomas Hodgkin †1866 English physician

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