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Note: Separate PDQ summaries on Childhood Astrocytomas Treatment; Childhood Central Nervous System Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor Treatment; Childhood Brain Stem Glioma Treatment; Childhood Central Nervous System Embryonal Tumors Treatment; Childhood Ependymoma Treatment; and Childhood Craniopharyngioma Treatment are also available.

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) provides the PDQ pediatric cancer information treatment summaries as a public service to increase the availability of evidence-based cancer information to health professionals, patients, and the public.

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Call 1-800-4-CANCER For more information, U.S. residents may call the National Cancer Institute's (NCI's) Cancer Information Service toll-free at 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237) Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time. A trained Cancer Information Specialist is available to answer your questions. Chat online The NCI's LiveHelp® online chat service provides Internet users with the ability to chat online with an Information Specialist. The...

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Information about ongoing clinical trials is available from the NCI Web site.

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Last Updated: October 07, 2011
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