Pediatric Leukemias Patient Stories

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Burkitt Lymphoma: Lucas’ Story

Young boy cancer patient sitting in hospital window smiling

A rare, fast-growing cancer was clogging the drainage system in Lucas’ body. After a short, intense round of treatment, he’s set to play soccer in the fall.

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Max’s story


A lingering cold and a strange pattern of leg bruises prompted Max's parents to take him to The Children's Hospital, where the 4-year-old was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and began a long treatment regimen that included 10 hospital stays.