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What the HL: Charlie, Second Opinion

“I was talking to a lymphoma oncologist [specialist], and he was just fantastic. It was very key to have a nice relationship with him,” says Charlie, who changed oncologists after her second round of treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma (HL). She discusses her relationship with her doctors and what led her to get a second opinion.

Ask your doctor about recommended treatment options for HL, including important information about safety and side effects, and download a guide for Questions to Ask Your Doctor about Hodgkin lymphoma here.

The stories featured on this page reflect each patient's own unique experience with HL. Information shared in these videos is not intended to replace discussions with your doctor.

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CHARLIE B.

Diagnosed at 31

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While going through treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma (HL), Charlie wore ballgowns as her way of continuing to feel like herself. Now in remission, Charlie looks forward to sharing her HL journey with others.

TOP QUESTIONS SHE ASKED HER DOCTOR

  1. Why did you choose this course of treatment for me?
  2. What kind of success have you seen with this treatment previously?
  3. How do you anticipate my body will react to this treatment?

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