stage I adult Hodgkin lymphoma
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Stage I is divided into stages I and IE. In stage I, cancer is found in one of the following places in the lymph system: (1) one or more lymph nodes in one lymph node group; (2) Waldeyer???s ring; (3) thymus; or (4) spleen. In stage IE, cancer is found outside the lymph system in one organ or area.