• 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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  • Sarcoma, Ewing
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    Ewing sarcoma is a type of cancer that forms in bone or soft tissue. It is also called peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor or pPNET. Learn about Ewing sarcoma and find information on how we support and care for children and teens with Ewing sarcoma before, during, and after treatment.

  • Sarcoma, Soft Tissue
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    Soft tissue sarcoma refers to cancer that begins in the muscle, fat, fibrous tissue, blood vessels, or other supporting tissue of the body. Learn about soft tissue sarcoma and find information on how we support and care for people with soft tissue sarcoma before, during, and after treatment.

  • Sarcoma, Synovial
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    Synovial sarcoma is a malignant tumor that develops in the synovial membrane of the joints. Learn about synovial sarcoma and find information on how we support and care for children and teens with synovial sarcoma before, during, and after treatment.

  • Spinal Cord Tumor
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    A spinal cord tumor refers to the growth of abnormal cells in the of nerve tissue that runs from the base of the skull down the back. Spinal cord tumors can be benign (or malignant. Learn about spinal cord tumors and find information on how we support and care for children and teens with spinal cord tumors before, during, and after treatment.

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