ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of lymphoma. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.
This year, an estimated 72,580 people (40,170 men and 32,410 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with NHL. While some subtypes of NHL are common in children, NHL is far more common in adults overall. NHL is the sixth most common cancer in both men and women.