About Neuroblastoma


Neuroblastoma is an aggressive childhood Cancer of the nervous system. It is the most common type of infant Cancer, the most frequently diagnosed Cancer in children under 5, the most common extracranial solid tumor cancer in childhood and is, after domestic accident, the second most frequent cause of mortality in children. Every 16 hours a child dies of Neuroblastoma, yet most people have never heard of it, which is one reason why there has been very little breakthrough in the treatment of Neuroblastoma in the last 50 years.
Lack of awareness is a huge factor in why most children are not diagnosed until the final stages when prognosis becomes very poor. Those diagnosed sooner have a much better chance of survival into adulthood. By being aware of the signs and symptoms of Neuroblastoma, you could save the life of someone you love.  Please read the list below.  It could be the best minute you’ve ever spent at the computer. Share to give someone else that chance too. Thank you