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How Common Is ALL?

  • Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the most common cancer in children aged 1 to 7 years old.
  • ALL incidence is higher in children and adolescents younger than 15 years than it is in people ages 15 years through young adulthood.
  • An estimated 66,030 people are living with (or in remission from) ALL as of January 1, 2010.
  • About 6,020 people in the United States are expected to be diagnosed with ALL in 2014.

last updated on Friday, September 12, 2014

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