Hodgkin lymphoma Complications That Cause Serious Issues

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Hodgkin lymphoma Complications That Cause Serious Issues

Some people treated for Hodgkin lymphoma experience long-term problems, even if they’ve been cured.Some of the main complications of Hodgkin lymphoma are described below.

Weakened immune system

Having a weakened immune system is a common complication of Hodgkin lymphoma and it can become more severe while you’re being treated.If you have a weak immune system, you’re more vulnerable to infections and there’s an increased risk of developing serious complications from infections. In some cases, you may be advised to take regular doses of antibiotics to prevent infections.It’s also important to report any symptoms of an infection to your GP or care team immediately, as prompt treatment may be needed to prevent serious complications.