Neuroblastoma can be deadly.
The survival rate for patients diagnosed with advanced disease is 40 percent[ST1] .
Neuroblastoma is devastating.
It manifests as tumors in the stomach, neck, pelvic and groin area, or the brain. There is a high rate of relapse and treatment can lead to other medical problems, some lasting a lifetime.
Born with cancer.
Neuroblastoma affects primarily infants and toddlers.
Patients have been diagnosed as young as 4 weeks. The average age of diagnosis is 2.