Oncologist-approved cancer information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology
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The best cancer care starts with the best cancer information. With more than 35,000 members who are leaders in advancing cancer care, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is the voice of the world’s cancer physicians. ASCO’s patient information website -- Cancer.Net (www.cancer.net) -- brings the expertise and resources of ASCO to people living with cancer and those who care for and care about them. Well-informed patients are their own best advocates and invaluable partners for physicians. Cancer.Net provides timely, comprehensive information to help patients and families make informed health care decisions. Cancer.Net is supported by the Conquer Cancer Foundation.

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Find out more about this patient education website, including its high quality content review process, its history and awards, and main areas of navigation.

About ASCO

Learn more about the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the world's leading professional organization representing physicians of all oncology subspecialties who care for people with cancer.

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Discover more about the foundation that supports Cancer.Net and is working to conquer cancer worldwide by funding breakthrough research and sharing cutting-edge knowledge.

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