Maksim is diagnosed with a non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Lymphoma is a malignant disease of the lymphatic system. It is characterised by the formation of tumours that affect the lymphoid tissue or extra-lymphoid tissue.
There are two main types of lymphomas:
• Hodgkin’s lymphoma
• Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma is a type of cancer. A type of cancer that begins in the lymphatic system is generally called a lymphoma. Hodgkin’s disease is a certain type of lymphoma; all other types are referred to as Non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas.
The following symptoms may occur:
• unexplained fever
• night sweats
• constant fatigue
• unexplained weight loss
• itchy skin
• reddish spots on the skin
With the support of the LNK Charity Fund, Maksim is receiving Rocher Wellnes homecare in the United Arab Emirates (12 hours of physiotherapy).
LNK Charity Fund financing: EUR 1500