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Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment - Physician Data Query (PDQ®) (Health Professional Version)


This PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based information about the treatment of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).

The summary includes the following information:

  • Incidence and risk factors
  • Cellular classification
  • Prognostic variables
  • Treatment options
  • Treatment considerations for certain ALL childhood subgroups


National Cancer Institute

Funding Sources

National Cancer Institute

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  • Release Date: 07/2007
  • Review Date: 02/2008
  • Recent Summary: 02/2008
  • Original Summary: 08/2007
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Last updated: April 11, 2008.