Follicular Lymphoma

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What is Follicular Lymphoma?

Follicular lymphoma is the most common of the slow growing (indolent) non-Hodgkin's lymphomas (NHL), and the second most common form of NHL overall.

What is it like to have Follicular Lymphoma?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Nothing reported yet
Oxycodone, Ibuprofen, Gabapentin
Nothing reported yet
Sleep Study for Sleep Apnea
Nothing reported yet

What do patients take to treat Follicular Lymphoma and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members Perceived effectiveness Overall rating of side effects # of Evaluations

(Rituxan, Mabthera)


(Intensity-modulated radiation therapy, CyberKnife Radiation Therapy, Naso-pharyngeal Radiation Therapy, Brachytherapy (internal seed implants))


These charts show data from Follicular Lymphoma patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Follicular Lymphoma on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 48 patients have this condition
  • 1 new patients joined this month
  • 37 say Follicular Lymphoma is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 2
30s 5
40s 7
50s 15
60s 10
70+ 6


Distribution of females vs. males

54% Females
46% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 3
50-59 years 3
60-69 years 2
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 22
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from Follicular Lymphoma patients who have completed their condition history
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