Dear patients, parents, families and friends

the following pages will provide you with general information on cancer in children and teenagers. We will answer frequently asked questions regarding childhood cancer. Also, we will inform you on the most current concepts of diagnostics, treatment, and aftercare. You will find links to further information sources as well as to various contact addresses. We hope that, with this service, we will encourage children and teenagers with cancer, their families, friends, teachers, and others to ask further questions in order to better understand this disease and its aggressive treatment, so that we all can fight for the cure together.

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Diagnosis

Information on the different tests, that are frequently performed when cancer is suspected or has been diagnosed, respectively, in a young patient.

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Treatment and aftercare

Information on treatment and aftercare of children and teenagers with cancer.