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valid until Jan 2020

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American Cancer Society: "Types of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma."
Cancercare.org: "Mantle Cell Lymphoma and New Treatments on the Horizon."
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: "Get Information and Support," "Mantle Cell Lymphoma Facts."
Harvard Health Publications, Harvard Medical School: "Lymph Node Biopsy."
 

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Depending on the specific drugs and dosages, side effects may include fatigue, bruising easily, hair loss, nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite.
 

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