1. Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is the most common cancer among children, accounting for more that 34% of all cases of childhood cancer. ALL occurs most commonly between the ages of 2 and 4, and is more common in boys than girls. Leukemia is a cancer that begins in the bone marrow, and spreads outwards in to the blood and organs. The symptoms of ALL are:
- Bone and joint pain
- Bleeding from gums
- Unexplained weight loss
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