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Table 2 Clinical characteristics of patients (N = 757)

From: Non-oncology physician visits after diagnosis of cancer in children

   Number Percent
Calendar period of diagnosis 1991–1995 410 54
1996–2000 347 46
Diagnosis Leukemia 263 35
Central Nervous System 153 20
Lymphoma 78 10
Soft tissue sarcoma 46 6
Bone 33 4
Germ Cell 32 4
Carcinoma 24 3
Other 128 17
Treatment Modality Surgery only 165 22
Chemotherapy (Chemo) 402 53
Radiation (RT) 22 3
Chemo and RT 136 18
Other/Unknown 32 4
Relapse status at end follow-up Cancer free 678 90
  Relapse/secondary cancer 79 10