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NIH study links Hodgkin lymphoma treatment to possible risk of stomach cancer

Posted on August 26, 2013

Hodgkin lymphoma survivors who received certain radiation and chemotherapy regimens were at increased risk of subsequently developing stomach cancer, according to a study by scientists at the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health. The study appeared Aug. 26, 2013, in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

NCI Press Release: NIH study links Hodgkin lymphoma treatment to possible risk of stomach cancer
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) press release for the study