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If your child has rhabdomyosarcoma, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Here you can find out all about rhabdomyosarcoma, including risk factors, symptoms, how it is found, and how it is treated.


Learn About Rhabdomyosarcoma

If your child has just been diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma, is going through treatment, or is trying to stay well after treatment, we can help. Find information in our Detailed Guide.

Rhabdomyosarcoma Causes and Risk Factors

Learn about the causes of rhabdomyosarcoma and what you need to know about finding it early.

Explore Research

The American Cancer Society is committed to relentlessly pursuing the answers that will save lives from rhabdomyosarcoma. In fact, the Society has been a part of nearly every major cancer research breakthrough in recent history. 

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Stories of Hope

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Read inspiring stories of children and young adults who have faced cancer.

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Online Support Communities

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Is your child facing cancer? Connect with others and get support through our online communities, Cancer Survivors Network and MyLifeLine.org.

Rhabdomyosarcoma in the News

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Read about the latest developments in rhabdomyosarcoma.

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