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Lymphoma in Children

Lymphoma is a type of cancer that starts in the cells that fight the immune system. These white blood cells are called lymphocytes – hence the name lymphoma. These cells are found in the bone marrow, spleen, thymus, lymph nodes as well as other body parts. When a person gets …

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Signs of Leukemia in Children

Leukemia is the cancer of blood-forming tissue such as bone marrow and blood cells. There are different types of leukemia including acute lymphocytic leukemia, acute myeloid leukemia, and the chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Leukemia does not usually show signs until the very advanced stages. This makes it difficult for patients to …

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