September 1, 2015 Sandra

When an adult gets cancer, it’s likely to start in the lungs, breast, colon, prostate or skin. When a kid gets cancer, it may be in the white blood cells or the nervous system, in the brain or bones, in the lymphatic system, muscles or kidneys. There are many different types childhood cancers. Below are the most common types of cancer in children. Lymphomas Tumours that start in the lymph glands are called lymphomas and these accounts for 11% of all childhood cancers. The body’s lymphatic system is made up of a collection of lymph nodes, each the size of…