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Aspiration and Biopsy: Bone Marrow

Aspiration and Biopsy: Bone Marrow


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American Childhood Cancer Organization
ACCO provides support and information for children and teens with cancer.

American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to preventing cancer, saving lives and diminishing suffering from cancer through research, education, advocacy, and service. Call:(800) ACS-2345

American Medical Association (AMA)
The AMA has made a commitment to medicine by making doctors more accessible to their patients. Contact the AMA at: American Medical Association 515 N. State St. Chicago, IL 60610 (312) 464-5000

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer
A unique foundation that evolved from a young cancer patient's front-yard lemonade stand to a nationwide fundraising movement to find a cure for pediatric cancer.

Lab Tests Online
This non-commercial site was developed by laboratory professionals to educate caregivers, patients, and patients' families about lab tests.

National Cancer Institute (NCI)
NCI provides detailed information about cancer research, various kinds of cancer, and living with cancer. Call: (800) 4-CANCER

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is dedicated to funding blood-cancer research, education, and patient services. The Society's mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease, and myeloma, and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families. Call: (914) 949-5213