Together is a new resource for anyone affected by pediatric cancer - patients and their parents, family members, and friends.
About Pediatric Cancer
Teen & Young Adult Survey
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Diagnosis and Treatment
Find a Treatment Center
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Care and Support
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Life After Cancer
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Learn about common medications used in the treatment of pediatric cancer. From Allopurinol to Voriconazole, read about potential side effects and other important information.
Learn More About Side Effects
Reviewed: June 2018
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