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How can we cure neuroblastoma?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Scott Diede
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Support new research

Depending on the risk group, we cure the majority of children with neuroblastoma using a combination of surgery, chemotherapy, radiation and stem cell transplant.
However, there are a significant number of children with high-risk neuroblastoma that ultimately succumb to their disease. Immunotherapy, alk inhibitors, mibg therapy and others are being tested now. More targeted therapy is needed...

In brief: Support new research

Depending on the risk group, we cure the majority of children with neuroblastoma using a combination of surgery, chemotherapy, radiation and stem cell transplant.
However, there are a significant number of children with high-risk neuroblastoma that ultimately succumb to their disease. Immunotherapy, alk inhibitors, mibg therapy and others are being tested now. More targeted therapy is needed...
Dr. Scott Diede
Dr. Scott Diede
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Dr. Eulogio Galvez
General Practice
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In brief: Surgery

Neuroblastoma most common cancer among infants arising in the adrenal gland.
Treatment: surgical resection, chemotherapy and sometimes radiation therapy. You need to see and ask your treating physicans: primary care doctor, surgeon, oncologist and radiation therapist physicians for a definitive answers to your question about cure of neuroblastoma. They will be in a position to answer your question.

In brief: Surgery

Neuroblastoma most common cancer among infants arising in the adrenal gland.
Treatment: surgical resection, chemotherapy and sometimes radiation therapy. You need to see and ask your treating physicans: primary care doctor, surgeon, oncologist and radiation therapist physicians for a definitive answers to your question about cure of neuroblastoma. They will be in a position to answer your question.
Dr. Eulogio Galvez
Dr. Eulogio Galvez
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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric

In brief: Catch early

We cannot prevent neuroblastoma, but if caught early we can increase the likelihood of cure.

In brief: Catch early

We cannot prevent neuroblastoma, but if caught early we can increase the likelihood of cure.
Dr. Troy Reyna
Dr. Troy Reyna
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