Lymphomas involve clonal proliferations of lymphocytes and can be broadly classified as Hodgkin’s and non-Hodgkin’s type. Hodgkin’s lymphoma has a bimodal age distribution while non-Hodgkin’s occurs mostly in elderly. The chapter aims in summarising the case taking, examination and investigations in a patient with suspected lymphoma. The practical radiotherapy planning aspects in these patients including brief overview on involved field radiotherapy and involved site radiotherapy is also summarised.
KeywordsHodgkin’s lymphoma Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma Radiotherapy Involved field radiotherapy Involved site radiotherapy Case evaluation