Elephantiasis is a tropical disease spread by mosquito bites that can cause arms and legs to swell and the skin to become hard and thick, like an elephant.
Lymph nodes filter blood and fight infection. They also play an important role in cancer diagnosis. Find out more about lymph nodes and how they work.
Blood coagulation disorders
Information about blood coagulation disorders from leading Australian health organisations.
Information about bleeding disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including Haemophilia Foundation.
Glandular fever prevention
Glandular fever (also called the ‘kissing disease’) is an infectious disease which is common in teenagers and young adults. Find out more about how to prevent glandular fever.
Lymphoma symptoms are varied and similar to other illnesses. Read more about lymphoma symptoms.
Hodgkin lymphoma (or Hodgkin disease) is a type of cancer. Find out more about diagnosis, treatments and symptoms.
What causes lymphoma?
Causes of lymphoma are not known, but you can find out more about risk factors.
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Glandular fever symptoms
Glandular fever (also called the ‘kissing disease’) is an infectious disease which is common in teenagers and young adults. Find out more about the symptoms of glandular fever.