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NCCN QUICK GUIDE
Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer, Version 1.2017
What are my options?
To join a clinical trial.41
Surgery to remove individual tumors or cancerous tissues.41
Radiation to kill cancer cells.42
Chemotherapy, targeted therapy, and immunotherapy that travels
through your body to treat cancer.43
Relief of any ongoing symptoms or side effects.48
How do I decide between options?
Ask your doctors many questions. Also, you could get a second opinion, attend support groups,
and compare the pros and cons.80
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