Risk Factors for Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma
- Have had chronic infections, such as Epstein-Barr virus, hepatitis C, and HIV
- Have autoimmune and chronic inflammatory conditions such as systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, and celiac disease
Chemical and Radiation Exposure
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