What is nodular sclerosis classical Hodgkins Lymphoma?

01/05/2020

Nodular Sclerosis Classical Hodgkins Lymphoma is the most common Hodgkins Lymphoma in developed countries and begins in the lymph nodes in abnormal B lymphocytes. The abnormal lymphocytes in NSHL are known as Reed Sternberg Cells. They look like owl faces under a microscope. It appears most commonly between 15 and 35 but can effect all ages.

(Picture is from Leukemia and Lymphoma society (LLS.org).