AML Because of new and better therapies, cancer survival rates for children have improved dramatically during the last several decades. Scientists continue to search for the causes of childhood leukemia so they can develop better treatments with less toxic side effects.
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Source: Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) in Children and Teens. Reviewed by Katherine G. Tarlock, MD.
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