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Elephantiasis

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.

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Lymph nodes

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.

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Lymphoedema

Information about lymphoedema from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on what it is and treatment options.

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Bleeding disorders

Trusted information about bleeding disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on women with bleeding disorders.

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Blood platelet disorders

Trusted information about blood platelet disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including links to thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.

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Haemolytic uraemic syndrome

Links to trusted information about haemolytic uraemic syndrome.

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Just diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma

There are many subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Find out about what to do after diagnosis and about the treatment options.

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Hodgkin lymphoma

Hodgkin lymphoma (or Hodgkin disease) is a type of cancer. Find out more about diagnosis, treatments and symptoms.

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What causes lymphoma?

Causes of lymphoma are not known, but you can find out more about risk factors.

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Lymphoma symptoms

Lymphoma symptoms are varied and similar to other illnesses. Read more about lymphoma symptoms.

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