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Types of Cancer: AIDS-Related Cancers | Bone Cancers | Brain and Spinal Tumors | Breast Cancers | Endocrine Cancers | Gastrointestinal Cancers | Gynecologic Cancers | Head and Neck Cancers | Lung Cancers | Male Genital Cancers | Skin Cancers | Soft Tissue Sarcoma | Urologic Cancers | Other Cancers

Other Topics: General Cancer Information | Cancer Genetics | Cancer Treatment | Childhood Cancer | Coping With Cancer and Its Treatment


Childhood Cancer

(Jump to: Organizations | General Information | Specific Childhood Cancers | After Childhood Cancer | Emotional Issues | End of Life Issues | Financial Issues | School Issues | Treatment Issues)

Organizations
American Childhood Cancer Organization
National Children's Cancer Society (NCCS)


Childhood Cancer, General Information
Young People With Cancer: A Handbook for Parents:NCI
Cancer in Children (Detailed Guide):ACS
Cancer.Net Guide to Childhood Cancer:ASCO
Children and Cancer: Information and Resources:ACS
Childhood Cancers:NCI
Free Books for Families of Children With Cancer:ACCO
Pediatric Cancer Program:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Cancer in Children:MedlinePlus


Emotional Issues
Coping With the Diagnosis:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Children Diagnosed With Cancer: Dealing With Diagnosis:ACS


Financial Issues
Children Diagnosed With Cancer: Understanding the Healthcare System:ACS
Children Diagnosed with Cancer: Financial and Insurance Issues:ACS
Financial Assistance:ACCO
See also Coping With Cancer and Its Treatment, Financial and Legal Issues


Treatment Issues
Care for Children and Adolescents with Cancer: Q & A:NCI
Your Child's Hospitalization:Childhood Cancer Guides
See also Cancer Treatment
See also Coping With Cancer and Its Treatment


School Issues
Children Diagnosed with Cancer: Returning to School:ACS
Education:Children's Brain Tumor Foundation


After Childhood Cancer
General Information
Introduction to Long-Term Follow-Up After Treatment for Childhood, Adolescent, or Young Adult Cancer:Children's Oncology Group
Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer Are Prone to Chronic Health Conditions :NCI
Children Diagnosed With Cancer: Late Effects of Cancer Treatment:ACS
Late Effects of Treatment for Childhood Cancer (PDQ®):NCI
Specific Issues
Late Effects:ACCO
Growth Problems:CancerConnect


End of Life Issues
End of Life Issues:Children's Oncology Group
Hospice, Palliative Care, and Bereavement:Children's Brain Tumor Foundation
See also Mental Health and Behavior, Grief


Index to Specific Childhood Cancers
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)   Neuroblastoma
Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Non-Hodgkins's Lymphoma
Brain and Spinal Tumors Osteosarcoma
Ewing's Family of Tumors Retinoblastoma
Germ Cell Tumors Rhabdomyosarcoma
Hodgkin Lymphoma Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Kidney Cancer Unusual Childhood Cancers
Leukemia (General) Wilms' Tumor
Liver Cancer


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