This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Violet Ribbon.
Hodgkin's lymphoma (Hodgkin's Disease) awareness
Hodgkin's lymphoma, also known as Hodgkin lymphoma and previously known as Hodgkin's disease, is a type of lymphoma, which is a cancer originating from white blood cells called lymphocytes. It was named after Thomas Hodgkin, who first described abnormalities in the lymph system in 1832.
Asymmetric, Open shape, Colorful, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has crossing lines.
Category: Awareness Ribbons.
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Many groups have adopted ribbons as symbols of support or awareness, and as a result, many causes often share each color. Some causes may also be represented by more than one color. read more »