ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children are diagnosed with this type of cancer each year. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.
ALL is the most common type of childhood cancer. Approximately 3 of 4 children who are diagnosed with leukemia are diagnosed with ALL. It is most common in children younger than 5.