Disease Information

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (all), Child

Childhood ALL Treatment

Childhood ALL is a type of cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many immature lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell). Here’s what you need to know about the risk factors, signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent ALL in this expert-reviewed summary.

Acute Myeloid Leukemia (aml), Child

Childhood AML Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood acute myeloid leukemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, and other myeloproliferative disorders.

Childhood AML Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood acute myeloid leukemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, and other myeloproliferative disorders.

Childhood AML Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood acute myeloid leukemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, and other myeloproliferative disorders.

Brain Tumor, Child: Other

Childhood Brain & Spinal Cord Tumors Treatment

Brain and spinal cord tumors may be benign (not cancer) or malignant (cancer). Both types cause signs or symptoms and need treatment. Get information about the many kinds of brain and spinal cord tumors, signs and symptoms, tests to diagnose, and treatment in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Embryonal Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood medulloblastoma, nonmedulloblastoma embryonal tumors, and pineal tumors.

Childhood CNS Embryonal Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood medulloblastoma, nonmedulloblastoma embryonal tumors, and pineal tumors.

Childhood CNS Embryonal Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood medulloblastoma, nonmedulloblastoma embryonal tumors, and pineal tumors.

Childhood CNS Embryonal Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood medulloblastoma, nonmedulloblastoma embryonal tumors, and pineal tumors.

Childhood Craniopharyngioma Treatment

Childhood craniopharyngiomas are benign (not cancer) brain tumors found near the pituitary gland. Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment (surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and immunotherapy) of pediatric craniopharyngioma in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood Astrocytoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood astrocytomas.

Childhood Brain Stem Glioma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood brain stem glioma.

Childhood Ependymoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood ependymoma.

Childhood Craniopharyngioma Treatment

Childhood craniopharyngiomas are benign (not cancer) brain tumors found near the pituitary gland. Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment (surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and immunotherapy) of pediatric craniopharyngioma in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood Astrocytoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood astrocytomas.

Childhood CNS AT/RT Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors

Childhood Brain Stem Glioma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood brain stem glioma.

Childhood Ependymoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood ependymoma.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood Atypical Teratoid/rhabdoid Tumor

Childhood CNS AT/RT Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors

Childhood Germ Cell Tumor

Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood extracranial germ cell tumors.

Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood extracranial germ cell tumors.

Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood extracranial germ cell tumors.

Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood extracranial germ cell tumors.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Childhood CNS Germ Cell Tumors Treatment

Childhood central nervous system (CNS) germ cell tumors form from germ cells (a type of cell that forms as a fetus develops and later becomes sperm in the testicles or eggs in the ovaries). Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, and treatment of pediatric germ cell tumors in the brain in this expert-reviewed summary.

Ewing Sarcoma/pnet

Ewing Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of Ewing sarcoma.

Ewing Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of Ewing sarcoma.

Eye Cancer, Retinoblastoma

Retinoblastoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of retinoblastoma in children.

Hodgkin Lymphoma, Child

Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma.

Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma.

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis.

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis.

Liver Cancer, Child Primary

Childhood Liver Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood liver cancer.

Childhood Liver Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood liver cancer.

Childhood Liver Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood liver cancer.

Long-term Effects Of Cancer Treatment

Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Treatment

The treatment of cancer may cause health problems (late effects) for childhood cancer survivors months or years after successful treatment has ended. Get information about the long-term physical, psychological and social effects of treatment for childhood cancer in this expert-reviewed summary.

Lymphoma, Non-hodgkin Lymphoma, Child

Childhood NHL Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Childhood NHL Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Childhood NHL Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Childhood NHL Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Childhood NHL Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Neuroblastoma

Neuroblastoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood neuroblastoma.

Neuroblastoma Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for neuroblastoma.

Rhabdomyosarcoma, Child

Childhood Rhabdomyosarcoma Treatment

Treatment of children with rhabdomyosarcoma often includes chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery. Learn about the signs, tests to diagnose, survival, treatment, and clinical trials for children with rhabdomyosarcoma in this expert-reviewed summary.

Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Child

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Vascular Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood vascular tumors.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.

Childhood Vascular Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood vascular tumors.

Wilms Tumor

Wilms & Other Childhood Kidney Tumors Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of Wilms tumor.