Related Conditions and Treatments
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)
In the form of leukemia known as acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a group of white blood cells called lymphocytes is affected.
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Acute myeloid leukemia, or AML, is a quickly progressing type of blood cancer.
Burkitt lymphoma (aka small noncleaved cell lymphoma) is a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a cancer in the lymphatic system.
Chemotherapy is the use of drugs to stop cancer cells from multiplying in the body.
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a form of leukemia that develops in the bone marrow, the soft, spongy center of long bones.
Hodgkin lymphoma is a type of cancer that causes cells in the lymphatic system to abnormally reproduce.
Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia
Juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML) is a rare type of blood cancer that occurs when bone marrow production of white blood cells becomes severely disregulated.
Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) occurs when a child has too many of a certain cell type called Langerhans cells.
Large Cell Lymphoma
Large cell lymphoma is a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Leukemia is a type of blood cancer. It develops in the bone marrow and is the most common form of cancer in children.
Radiation therapy uses high-energy radiation to shrink tumors and kill cancer cells by damaging their DNA, the genetic material in a cell.