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Should I talk to my doctor about my stage A non-Hodgkin lymphoma symptoms?

As a diagnosis of stage A non-Hodgkin lymphoma is, by definition, characterized by the lack of certain symptoms, it is important that you familiarize yourself with the main symptoms associated with the disease. These include a painless swelling of the armpit, neck, or groin, shortness of breath or coughing, or sudden and prolonged digestive problems. If you are experiencing these symptoms, just because you don't have a fever, night sweats, or unexplained weight loss that doesn't necessarily rule out non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

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