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Reviewed: June 2018
Cancer is a disease of abnormal cell growth. In cancer, the signals that control cell growth don’t work properly. Cancer cells keep growing and multiplying when they should stop.
Every diagnosis of childhood cancer is different. But the journey typically begins when a child has signs and symptoms that prompt a parent to take the child to the doctor.