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  • Disease

    Neuroblastoma

    This CT scan of the upper abdomen shows a large tumor (neuroblastoma) on the person's right side (lower left side of picture).  The tumor is behind the liver and is pushing the liver forward and may have possibly spread into the liver tissue.

    Neuroblastoma is a very rare type of cancerous tumor that develops from nerve tissue. It usually occurs in infants and children.

  • Disease

    Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

    The immune system protects the body from potentially harmful substances. The inflammatory response (inflammation) is part of innate immunity. It occurs when tissues are injured by bacteria, trauma, toxins, heat or any other cause.

    Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) is cancer of the lymph tissue. Lymph tissue is found in the lymph nodes, spleen, and other organs of the immune system. White...