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Cancer Treatment

Treatment for Cancer
The specific treatment for your child's cancer will be determined by your child's doctor, based on a variety of factors, including the type of cancer and the extent of the disease.
Alternative Therapy for Cancer
Alternative therapy is a nonconventional approach to healing. it may be used instead of standard treatment or in combination with standard medicine.
Bone Marrow Transplantation in Children
The goal of a bone marrow transplant is to transfuse healthy bone marrow cells into a child after his or her own unhealthy bone marrow has been eliminated.
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
A sentinel lymph node biopsy is a surgical procedure that helps doctors determine if or how far a cancer has spread within the body.
About Clinical Trials: Information from the National Cancer Institute
Clinical trials are studies, managed by government agencies, educational institutions, private not-for-profit organizations, or commercial businesses, to develop, produce, and evaluate the effectiveness of new treatments and therapies for diseases.
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