NCI Definition: A non-Hodgkin lymphoma with an indolent clinical course. Representative examples include grade 1 and grade 2 follicular lymphoma, marginal zone lymphoma, and lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma. [1]

Significant Genes in Indolent Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

BCL2 +

BCL6 +


Disease Details

indolent lymphoma, Indolent Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, NHL, indolent, NOS, Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, indolent, NOS
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma by Clinical Course
Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma, Diffuse Follicular Lymphoma, Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma with Immunoglobulin Heavy Chain Variable-Region Gene Somatic Hypermutation, Primary Cutaneous Follicle Center Lymphoma, Marginal Zone Lymphoma, Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma, Mycosis Fungoides, Primary Cutaneous Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma, Subcutaneous Panniculitis-Like T-Cell Lymphoma, and Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 6. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.