Childhood Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Symptoms

These and other symptoms may be caused by childhood non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. It’s important to understand that other conditions may cause the same symptoms. Check with a doctor if your child is experiencing any of the following symptoms:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Wheezing
  • Coughing
  • High-pitched breathing sounds
  • Swelling of the head, neck, upper body or arms
  • Trouble swallowing
  • Painless swelling of the lymph nodes in the neck, underarm, stomach or groin
  • Painless lump or swelling in a testicle 
  • Fever for no known reason
  • Weight loss for no known reason
  • Night sweats