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Pediatrics could be model for adult cancer treatment
USA Today

Nurse practitioner Christie Chaudry knows something about comforting children with cancer. Twenty-one years ago, she was a patient herself. Chaudry was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL, the most common childhood cancer, when she was 12 years old. She underwent three years of intensive treatment, including multiple rounds of chemotherapy. Like about 80% of kids with cancer today, she was cured.