Childhood Cancer: A Parent's Guide to Solid Tumor Cancers by Anne Spurgeon,Nancy Keene

By Anne Spurgeon,Nancy Keene

every year greater than 6,000 young children and youths within the usa are clinically determined with a high-quality tumor (e.g., kidney tumor, liver tumor, neuroblastoma, retinoblastoma, or sarcoma). The health problems and their remedies may have devastating results on kinfolk, acquaintances, schoolmates, and the bigger group. This newly up to date version includes crucial info households want in this tricky time. It comprises descriptions of the latest remedies, equivalent to computer-assisted surgical procedure, tandem stem phone transplants, and detailed remedies in addition to useful recommendation approximately easy methods to focus on analysis, scientific tactics, hospitalization, tuition, and funds. Woven during the textual content are precise stories–practical, poignant, relocating, funny–from greater than a hundred kids with melanoma, their siblings, and their mom and dad. The ebook, reviewed via popular specialists in early life melanoma, additionally incorporates a checklist of beneficial resources.

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