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What is the rate of incidence of AIDS-related lymphoma?

There are a few different types of AIDS-related lymphomas. One of the most common -- non-Hodgkin lymphoma -- develops in approximately 3 to 4 percent of people who have acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Thanks to potent treatments known as highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), fewer people are developing AIDS-related lymphomas -- and when people do get these cancers, they are more likely to survive.

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What follow-up care will I need for AIDS-related lymphoma?
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What are the stages of AIDS-related lymphoma?
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Is AIDS-related lymphoma serious?
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What are the follow-up tests for AIDS-related lymphoma?
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