Key clinical point:
Major finding: From 2001 to 2014, there were 196,200 incident cases of pediatric cancer for an overall cancer incidence rate of 173 per 1 million.
Study details: A review of data from the United States Cancer Statistics for children under age 20.
Disclosures: The CDC supported the study. Dr. Siegel and his coauthors are CDC employees. They reported having no conflicts of interest.
Source: Siegel DA et al. ASPHO 2018, Abstract 605.
Siegel DA et al. ASPHO 2018, Abstract 605.