Doctors from Mayo Clinic's Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology work as part of a multispecialty team to provide efficient, coordinated care for children and adolescents who have blood disorders or cancer.
Bleeding disorders include abnormalities in clotting proteins or platelets (blood components needed for clotting). In addition to thrombosis (abnormal clot formation), the Mayo hematology team treats bleeding disorders such as:
Mayo experts also treat other blood diseases and disorders. Examples include:
Mayo's pediatric cancer team treats all types of cancer. These are just a few examples: