Mantle cell lymphoma was classified as a separate type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in 1992. Since then, it’s historically been one of the most challenging forms of non-Hodgkin lymphoma to treat.
But, thanks to the research of experts like our Michael Wang, M.D., we’ve made many treatment advances that have significantly improved life expectancy for mantle cell lymphoma patients.
We spoke with Wang to learn about mantle cell...
Charles Salazar lives in New Jersey, but considers Houston his “second” home.
For four years, he and his wife, Debbie, have been traveling...
Jerry McLeary can recall the exact moment he just knew that his journey with a rare form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma would end happily.
Random nose bleeds and unexplained bruises were Edgar Villalta’s first clues that something was wrong. Then little red dots appeared all over his body.
Doctors in his home state of Alabama misdiagnosed him three times.
“At this point, I was getting bleeding from my head. I also was getting some bleeding inside my mouth,” he says. “The more time that passed by, I was getting weaker and more tired.”
A rare non-Hodgkin...