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Famous Survivors of Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Updated 20 Jul 2018 10.8k views13 items

A rare but serious form of cancer, Hodgkin's Lymphoma is certainly a scary diagnosis. However, these famous survivors of Hodgkin's Lymphoma give hope to those battling the disease as they underwent successful treatments. Hodgkin's Lymphoma, sometimes called Hodgkin's Disease, attacks the body's lymphatic system, a vital part of the immune system. Treatment options depend on the severity and stage of the disease, and many of the below celebrities who had Hodgkin's Lymphoma have opened up on how they dealt with their cancer. 

Chemotherapy is a viable treatment option that has worked for stars like Michael C. Hall. Other survivors, however, had more intense treatments such as stem cell transplants and even opted for experimental or alternative treatments. Sadly, not all famous people who had Hodgkin's Lymphoma ended up beating the disease. While some of the below stars successfully fought their cancer for years, they ultimately ended up passing away due to Hodgkin's. To learn more, read this list. 

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