Hodgkin’s Lymphoma of the Lung

  • Rajesh GuptaEmail author


Hodgkin lymphoma rarely involves the lungs; however, it is more common in treated patients who relapse. PET/MR imaging is an excellent tool to diagnose, stage, and assess treatment response in patients with extranodal Hodgkin’s disease.


Hodgkin lymphoma Lung lymphoma Extranodal Hodgkin disease PET/MR FDG 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologyStony Brook University HospitalStony BrookUSA

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