Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a medical term which describes a group of similar cancers which attacks the lymphatic system.
According to the studies, it has stated that the major reason of causing non-Hodgkin lymphoma among farmers is due to the side effects of the roundup exposure. Roundup is a weed killer widely used by the farmers in their field to kill the weeds.
This product contains the herbicide glyphosate which is the major reason of causing the non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and several other cancers.
This is the reason why several roundup cancer lawsuits were filed against the company by the people to get the justice for what they have faced with the use of this product.
Symptoms of non-Hodgkin’s’ lymphoma caused due to use of Roundup are lymph node enlargement, swollen abdomen, chest pain, fever, fatigue, sudden weight loss, difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, tired feelings and many more.
The lymphatic system when lymphocytes get highly affected by the non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and white blood cells, part of the immune system becomes cancerous.
It can attack any part of the lymphatic system such as lymph nodes, the spleen in bone marrow, digestive tract.
It is also stated by the researchers that the active ingredient glyphosate present in the Roundup doubles the overall risk of NHL and triple the risk of B-cell lymphomas.
There are several websites available that will help you in providing a proper guidance for dealing with this kind of cases.
They will also help you in hiring an experienced roundup cancer lawyer who will help you in getting the compensation from the company for your sufferings so far.
You can also check this useful reference to know more about the non-Hodgkin lymphoma caused by the use of Roundup weed killer.