Surviving a rare cancer diagnosis at age two - - Jackson, MS

Surviving a rare cancer diagnosis at age two

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A 2-year-old being treated in Jackson has been diagnosed with two forms of child leukemia. Not only is his diagnosis extremely rare, but it also left doctors questioning how to treat each form of the disease.

The cancers were discovered during treatment for a different illness, and now the little boy's family and his doctors want others to know the importance of preventative care.

Join WLBT Anchor Stephanie Bell-Flynt Thursday at 6 p.m. as she delves into having cancer at age two and what doctors must do now to save his life.

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