Table 34Frequency of initial symptoms for children with leukaemia(416)

SymptomsFrequency
Fatigue14/25
Upper respiratory tract infection11/25
Fever10/25
Abdominal pain4/25
Joint pain4/25
Lymphadenopathy4/25
Headache3/25
Anorexia3/25

From: 20, Children’s and Young People’s Cancer

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Referral Guidelines for Suspected Cancer in Adults and Children [Internet].
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 27.
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