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New Language Translations of NCCN Guidelines for Multiple Tumor Types Now Available

By Marisa Getzewich, Manager, Business Development

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) recently posted Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, and Spanish translations of the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) for multiple tumor types:

Chinese Translations:

Prostate Cancer V.2.2014

Hodgkin Lymphoma v.2014


Japanese Translations:

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia V.1.2014

Acute Myeloid Leukemia V.2.2014

Bladder Cancer V.2.2014

Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia V.3.2014

Hodgkin Lymphoma (V.2.2013)

Multiple Myeloma (V.2.2014)

Myeloid Growth Factors (V.2.2013)

Systemic Light Chain Amyloidosis (V.2.2014)

Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia /Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma (V.2.2013)


Portuguese Translations:

Hodgkin Lymphoma v.2014

Prostate Cancer V.2.2014


Spanish Translations:

Prostate Cancer v.2014


The NCCN Guidelines® continue to progress as the global standard for clinical practice and policy. The value of NCCN’s evidence-based, expert-derived recommendations to practitioners outside the United States is evident as demonstrated, in part, by the escalating volume and breadth of foreign requests for NCCN Content.

Today, more than 300,000 registered users of the NCCN Guidelines on—nearly 48% of all registered users—report that they reside outside the United States. Moreover, there is substantial and increasing international interest in having NCCN Content translated into a variety of languages. Last year, requests for translations of NCCN Content continued to increase, with 35 countries seeking NCCN Guidelines resources, including in their native languages.

Currently, there are 56 translations of NCCN Guidelines available on Translations of NCCN Guidelines are available in Chinese, Japanese, South Korean, Latin American Spanish, and Brazilian Portuguese. Adaptations of NCCN Guidelines are available for use in Latin America, Asia, the Middle East, and Russia.

To access these resources, or to learn more about NCCN International Initiatives and international programming opportunities, visit