Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: Factors That Affect Survival
There are five main risk factors that determine your survival (prognosis) when you are diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. These include:
If you have two or more risk factors, you have about a 50% chance of surviving without relapse 5 years after you are diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
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