The first population-wide picture of the distribution and outcomes for childhood blood cancers in Australia by stage at diagnosis shows five-year survival is about 85–90%, even in ALL and NHL patients presenting with higher stage disease. The study applied the Toronto Paediatric Cancer Staging Guidelines to more than 2,000 leukaemia and lymphoma cases from the ...
Stage of childhood cancer does not reflect survival
By Mardi Chapman
5 Mar 2019