Pediatric Leukemias

Leukemia is a cancer of white blood cells. Leukemia cells grow too fast, crowding out the good blood cells, leaving fewer healthy white blood cells to fight infections.

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Joey's Story

Why Choose Us?

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The Cancer Center at CHOP is top ranked in U.S. News & World Report's rankings of Best Children's Hospitals. Our center is also ranked No. 1 in the nation in Parents magazine’s 2013 report of 10 Best Children’s Hospitals.