Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) Is a type of cancer that generally develops in the lymph nodes and lymphatic tissue found in organs such as the stomach, intestines or skin. He had particularly little patience for the slow-witted ones, including Kazuichi Soda and Akane Owari. Seventy-seven percent of all cases occur in patients older than 55. He isn't truly saddened by their deaths, and even appears to dislike some of them as people. By the events of Danganronpa Another Episode, which is several years later, his hair is longer, messier, and darker (presumably with dirt). He believes that dying for the sake of hope is an honor and the only way for "someone like [him]" to be useful to the world. He lacks tact and occasionally says awkward, strange, and unsettling things without realizing it. If Hajime takes Nagito on a successful date, Nagito tells him: "For some reason... it scares me to think that I'm having fun without experiencing any bad luck. 28 equates to "double luck", meaning that his birth month represents bad luck while his birth day represents the double luck which cancels the aforementioned misfortune. In China, 8 is a very lucky number because it is pronounced similarly to the word "fortune" (ba or fa). Learn more about what each stage means and the treatments that may be right for you. Most non-Hodgkin lymphomas are B-cell lymphomas, and either grow quickly (high-grade) or slowly (low-grade). He is also notably annoyed by Teruteru Hanamura's treatment of girls and takes it upon himself to keep an eye on him to make sure he doesn't harass anyone. Nagito is a member of the Heroes Coalitions as a staff member. Nagito followed this to the very end, hoping for once in his miserable life to be useful. The sleeve of his coat has been ripped where the new arm is, most of the jagged material still attatched. Nagito was born into a rich family, in the 28th day of the fourth month, with his birth month representing bad luck and death while his birth day represents a double amount of wealth and fortune according to old Japanese and Chinese beliefs. He explains that reading is possibly the most peaceful way for him to spend time, because he isn't affected by his luck cycle that much while doing it. Other examples of this type of behavior include his odd and awkward sense of humor, often making jokes at inappropriate times, like soon after someone's death. He's shown to be fine with tricking, manipulation and stealing, though it should be noted that he does these for the sake of a bigger goal rather than his own ends. In most cases, a biopsy is performed, retrieving a tissue sample from a lymph node or bone marrow. According to Jin Kirigiri, the headmaster, Nagito meddled with the affairs of other students and caused nothing but problems. His luck cycle wore him down to the point of drifting through life without purpose, waiting to die and dreaming of becoming a stepping stone for the world's hope. Though friendly with everyone, he is mostly interested in spending time with Hajime, and can be quite clingy. He often lacks appropriate emotions in situations where most people would be afraid, like threats of violence. His wish to live an ordinary life with someone is also mentioned in Zansakura -zanka-, which is a song about his inner feelings. Right after he wakes up and when it's already too late, he tries to warn his classmates by telling them it's a trap. Nagito is also one of the most intelligent characters of the second game, being very cunning and smart. He was diagnosed with lymphoma and frontotemporal dementia, and was given a life expectancy of 6 months to a year (though, as it's later revealed, his good luck allowed him to outlive this). Then, Nagito won the Hope’s Peak Academy’s lottery and entered the school as the Ultimate Lucky Student. The kanji used are rather old and classical, which may allude to an old family line or an upper class background (of which Nagito does have). I also had another enlarged lymph node under my arm. Your doctor would send you for a biopsy. This is also mentioned in Danganronpa 3 - Despair Arc, as he states that cleaning is the one thing he's good at, contrasting the way he usually belittles himself and his abilities. Academically strong, they like to learn new things and to gather knowledge. While he prefers to do things on his own, he is very lonely and often tries to join the other Ultimates in their activities and becomes really happy if he's given attention, even if just a little bit. I tried to make it a bit on the more challenging side for the people like me who want a challenging quiz for once- Sorry if it isn't all that good, it is my first time making a quiz Hope you enjoy! To him, ordinary untalented people, despair, and weak hope are just stepladders for creating stronger hope, and he considers these things necessary, while simultaneously having aversion to them. Or, you can choose another section to learn more about a specific question you have. Needless to say, this explains a good deal of Nagito's unethical behavior and emotional instability. Nagito has the title of Ultimate Lucky Student. It was a sentiment Nagito wished that he’d remembered during the simulation, especially in the last week or so. After this, as a form of good luck, Nagito won a random lottery and was invited to attend Hope's Peak Academy. While it is left ambiguous in the game, his illnesses and backstory are confirmed in the side materials as well as in his school profile in Danganronpa 3. Believing that he is unable to embody hope, he idolized Hope's Peak Academy and its' students as symbols of hope who are capable of creating "absolute hope" - hope that can overcome any despair. In his Island Mode ending, Nagito reveals that he wishes to die so he can finally be free from the suffering caused by his luck. Age: The risk of being diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma increases with age. In Chapter 64, Nagito is seen alongside Anna Maymorie at the Neo-City National Airport having a conversation and waiting for a new recruit to arrive. Name Nagito meaning of letter O. Introverts who like to be alone and have a tendency to isolate themselves. Nagito attempts to be the team’s conflict mediator and a poster boy for optimism, often encouraging others to be hopeful and to cooperate. His character profiling describes his "pallid skin of the diseased" as well as his hair color, which "doesn't look like it belongs on a living person". It is a common cancer in people and dogs, which does not make it any less terrifying for dog owners receiving a canine lymphoma diagnosis. Use the menu below to choose the Introduction section to get started. Hi! His cycle of good and bad luck made sure that any chance he might have at actual happiness would be spoiled. Some lymphomas are difficult to classify. Nagito was born into a rich family, but he was also born with an extraordinary type of luck and thus his life has always been a turn between extreme 'good luck' and extreme 'bad luck'. In China, 8 is a very lucky number because it is pronounced similarly to the word "fortune" (ba or fa). In Island Mode, Nagito expresses intense fear towards fighter jets and it's strongly implied that he may suffer from the fear of flying because of his past trauma. Nagito's luck is like a curse. I have always had a thing for hot psychotic characters (Heath Ledgers joker for example, or Dexter, etc), so that helps. Nagito desires to help to create the absolute hope that can overcome any despair, and he believes that the Ultimates can become embodiments of hope. He can create very complex plans and figure things out quickly even without the help of his luck, which actually has a tendency to backfire on him. I mean, I feel so lucky right now that it wouldn't surprise me if one or two people I knew had died! Other indications of his sickly state include his complexion, hair color and breathy voice. For example, Kazuichi's illusion form reflects his insecurities about not being good enough for some people's company. The Nagito Komaeda in Super Danganronpa 2.5: Nagito Komaeda and The Destroyer of Worlds is a hypothetical self that might have existed if Nagito lacked his luck and lived a normal life. The enlarged lymph nodes are usually painless. The prosthetic is white on the outer side, and black on the underside. He is a slender white male, with wavy blonde hair and pink strips on the tips. He was the only one that stayed with Hajime while he was unconscious, and expressed concern for his well-being, even after Hajime told him to go away. He feels no guilt for hurting others in the name of hope, as he believes that hope will always win in the end and justify the means. Of course due to his wavering luck he has managed to survive much longer than the original diagnosis, however this has had serious impact on his cognitive functioning. Video Game Report. He is sometimes conflicted between his extreme beliefs and his own feelings. But he still had his lymphoma and frontotemporal dementia to worry about. SPOILERS — Nagito Komaeda, has lymphoma and frontotemporal dementia. He cut off the left ha… Instead, he often acts ignorant during the trials, manipulates the conversation by giving (often unnoticed) hints and then praises the others as if they're the ones who figured it all out. The main problem is the lymphoma, which is Cancer of the Lymphatic system. Some forms are slow-growing, while others are fast-growing. He has a lack of social awareness and insight into his own behavior. In the OVA, Nagito was both shocked and embarrassed to realize that he may actually have such emotions and thoughts, as he usually claims that only those with great talent can bring great hope. When it comes to Hope vs. He has also seen very unlikely and strange things due to his luck, which is why he is not easily surprised. In Island Mode, it's mentioned that he has poor stamina, very sensitive skin and he seems to dislike running. In Danganronpa 2, he is one of the best investigators in the group and he's also very skilled at planning as well as problem solving. Nagito is born in the 28th day of the fourth month. In general, lymphomas can be categorized into two broad groups—Hodgkin lymphoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma—which differ in terms of how the tumors behave, spread and respond to treatment. Treatment for NHL depends on which type it is, so it’s important for doctors to find out the exact type of lymphoma you have. Though friendly with everyone, he is mostly interested in spending time with Hajime, and can be quite clingy, and as a result, Hajime considers him a little annoying and not the most reliable, but still thinks he's a kind person. Lymphoma is a relatively common cancer, accounting for 15-20% of new cancer diagnoses in dogs. Considering some of the supernatural elements seen in the series, it's possible that his unusual birthday might have an impact on his unusual luck. Though he is very stubborn, he has changed his ways of thinking during the series. Advanced tests can determine if lymphoma cells are present and wh… In Super Danganronpa 2.5, based on what the World Destroyer said about his illusionary world reflecting his desires, Nagito may actually have a hidden hatred towards talent and wishes for a world without talent because he believes the world and its people would be better if talents were taken away so everyone can become equal and free. He wears a green jacket, black pants and a white shirt. He refused at first, believing that he wasn't worthy, but the academy was adamant that they wished to study his luck, and he eventually accepted the offer. The media age of a patient at the time of a non-Hodgkin lymphoma diagnosis is 67. After his parents' death, during middle school, Nagito was kidnapped by a serial killer; he was released after the police found him (it was implied that the killer let him go after they found out nobody would pay the ransom). Despair, this is the #1 Community for all Danganronpa! He is generally quite submissive and has a self-deprecating attitude, even agreeing with Hiyoko and the others' snide remarks. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma can cause lymph nodes to become enlarged. The dining hall was filled with dust and cobwebs which Nagito painstakingly cleaned for the whole day to Hajime's surprise, stating there is no way he'd be able to last the whole day doing such a task. Had he been awake, he probably could have helped his classmates to successfully avoid Junko's trap, by noticing Mikan's strange behavior and other warning signs. When displeased, he is very passive-aggressive. He was diagnosed with lymphoma and frontotemporal dementia; he was expected to die in about half a year. Nagito debuted in XP4 Heroes Coalition: Neo-City Diaries. It also should be noted that Nagito genuinely respects ideals such as love and friendship, and often emphasises the importance of team-work and helping each other. Lymphoma is a group of blood malignancies that develop from lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell). There are several side affects including: He usually backs off if the others explain to him that his behavior is rude or he tells them he wasn't being serious. When he does express anger, he becomes notably more serious. Nagito was born into a rich family, in the 28th day of the fourth month, with his birth month representing bad luck and death while his birth day represents a double amount of wealth and fortune according to old Japanese and Chinese beliefs. He also doesn't understand why the others are paranoid, angry and afraid of him. In Japan, 4 is considered very unlucky because one of its pronunciations (shi) is similar to how you would pronounce "death." Similarly, he may not have anything personal against the talentless—in fact, the only student Nagito genuinely cared for is Hajime, a talentless reserve course student. However, in Nagito's case it was a bit different. However, unlike the previous Ultimate Lucky Student, Makoto Naegi, Nagito actually experiences a cycle of wildly extreme good luck and bad luck, in that his good luck is usually preceded or followed by bad luck. He'd enjoy reading outdoors at evening, if it weren't for the fact that whenever he feels like doing that meteor showers will occur and distract him with their twinkling. The prognosis for lymphoma varies, depending on various characteristics that can only be determined by … This website saves cookies to your browser in order to improve your online experience and show you personalized content. Physical exam. Add comment. After waking up from the neo world program he had been cured from the so called "despair disease". Overall, non-Hodgkin lymphoma does not have the same remission rate as Hodgkin lymphoma. He has been described as a very honest person, though he will lie if he finds it necessary. However, he is strongly against dying a meaningless death or dying for the sake of despair. Underneath, he wears a dark-red and olive-green scoop-neck shirt, with long sleeves that are folded over the cuffs of the jacket, and under this is a long beige undershirt. In Chapter 66, Nagito is present during Vegeta's serenade in the school grounds of the Vanguard Academy. Signs and symptoms may include enlarged lymph nodes, fever, drenching sweats, unintended weight loss, itching, and constantly feeling tired. The word is also phonetically similar to the word for a "hundred" (bai), alluding to greater wealth, and the laid down 8 is a symbol of infinity. Nagito is a tall, skinny young man with notably wide shoulders, sickly pale skin and light gray-green eyes with thick eyelashes. He didn't have any close friends or even acquaintances, as other people were disturbed by his strange way of thinking and he intentionally avoided other people in order to protect them from his bad luck. Other rare high-grade B-cell lymphomas. He believes hope is an absolute good, and any deed done in the name of hope is righteous, even murder. The name often refers to just the cancerous versions rather than all such tumours. The sample is then examined under a microscope by a pathologist. In Danganronpa Another Episode, as the Servant and Ultimate Despair, he wears a cropped black jacket, with three white buttons on the right and one red button on the left. Though he claimed it was for the sake of the world's hope, it's also implied he wanted to become Ultimate Hope so he could finally be appreciated, even if only after his death. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. •Nagito” (凪斗) as a name means “Calm Below the Dipper”, as in the big dipper constellation, while “Komaeda” (狛枝) translates as “Lion-Dog Tree Branches”. At times he can also be more forceful; he is quick to scold Hajime when he's being too pessimistic or when he thought he was bullying Mikan Tsumiki. There are lots of ways that could be dangerous. Both the hijacker and Nagito's parents were killed in front of him after a small meteor crashed into the airplane, leaving him to inherit all of his parents' fortune and become free to do whatever he wished, as he had no other living relatives. Whenever something extremely lucky happens to him, something extremely unlucky is bound to happen soon after. His gauge of sarcasm is quite poor, too, as he sometimes mistakes mean comments for compliments. A number of sub-types of lymphoma have good results with treatment even in advanced stage disease. He does this because he considers himself too unimportant to take a more openly active role, wants to see the other Ultimates figure things out by themselves, and he wishes to remain neutral until he can determine which side has the stronger hope. Removing a lymph node for testing. While it is left ambiguous in the game, his illnesses and backstory are confirmed in the side materials as well as in his school profile in Danganronpa 3. However, Nagito’s good luck allowed him to live much longer than half a year. B-cell vs T-cell lymphomas In Danganronpa 2, Nagito is seen showing interest in Hajime because he doesn't feel like an Ultimate to him and thus they're more similar and equal in his eyes. In Danganronpa 3, he is also almost immediately attracted to Izuru, supposedly because he can sense his aura. • Nagito's Free-Time Events reveal that he was diagnosed with stage 3 malignant lymphoma and frontotemporal lobe dementia. He has little regard for his own well-being and doesn't care for his own life, and encourages the other students to kill him to achieve their own hope. In Danganronpa Another Episode, he is around 20 years old, while his virtual avatar in the Neo World Program appeared as around 17 years old. 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