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Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

If you, or someone you know has lymphoma, and you are looking for information about care or treatment, the links below will take you to reliable and evidence-based services and resources.

What to expect

The lymphoma cancer pathway is a guide developed by the Victorian Government and Cancer Council Victoria, to help you know what to expect at every step after a diagnosis of lymphoma.

Diagnosis information

The links below will take you to information about lymphoma and the most recent approaches to treatment. It is important to remember that your doctor will prescribe the best treatment for you as an individual, or the person you care for.

Therefore, the treatment you receive, may be different to that described in some of the links below.

If you have any questions about your treatment, ask your treating team. They will be happy to help explain everything to you.

The Cancer Council Victoria provide an overview of lymphoma, types of lymphoma and how it is commonly treated.

Cancer Australia provides information about lymphoma risks, diagnosis and treatment.

Lymphoma Australia explains the lymphatic system and types of lymphoma.

Leukaemia Foundation Australia provides information on the many different types of lymphoma.

The lymphoma Common Path video provides people with the opportunity to learn from others who have already experienced a cancer diagnosis.

Support information and services

Many people say that being diagnosed with lymphoma can be stressful and frightening. Knowing how to access services that can support you, if you need them, is important. The links below will take you to a range of sites that provide information to support people affected by lymphoma.

The Lymphoma Australia lymphoma care nurses are there to help patients and their families navigate the health care system, access the most up to date information about their lymphoma and treatments and to take the fear of the unknown out of the lymphoma journey.   

The Leukaemia Foundation Australia provides practical and emotional support services for those diagnosed with lymphoma.