The prognosis for people diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease before it has spread is very good. These are the facts according to the Cancer Facts & Figures 2009 from the American Cancer Society. The survival rate for people whose doctors find Hodgkin's disease while it's still stage I or II is high. The relative survival rates for all patients combined are as follows.
The 1-year survival rate is 92 percent
The 5-year survival rate is 85 percent
The 10-year survival rate is 81 percent
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