• Pediatric Cancer Types

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    Find detailed, up-to-date information for many common and rare types of pediatric-onset cancer, and learn about how we support and care for our pediatric cancer patients before, during and after treatment.

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  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma
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    Adrenocortical carcinoma is a rare cancer that forms in the outer layer of the adrenal gland, which release hormones such as adrenaline to control heart rate, blood pressure, and other body functions. Learn about adrenocortical carcinoma and find information on how we support and care for children and teens with this rare cancer before, during, and after treatment.

  • Astrocytoma
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    Astrocytoma is a tumor that begins in the brain or spinal cord in small, star-shaped cells called astrocytes. Learn about astrocytoma and find information on how we support and care for children and teens with astrocytoma before, during, and after treatment.

  • AT/RT - Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor
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    An atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor, often called AT/RT, is a very rare and fast-growing tumor of the central nervous system. Learn about AT/RT and find information on how we support and care for children with this rare cancer before, during, and after treatment.

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