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Treatment Switch For Neuroblastoma Stem Cell Transplants
From Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today
April 26, 2013 - 3:00am
The stem cell transplant regimen that was commonly used in the United States to treat advanced neuroblastoma in children appears to be more toxic than the equally effective regimen employed in Europe and Egypt, according to a new study being presented at the 26th annual meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology in Miami April 24-27. The U.S...Continue reading this article »
Cancer DescriptionCancer, known medically as malignant neoplasm, is a broad group of diseases involving unregulated cell growth. In cancer, cells divide and grow uncontrollably, forming malignant tumors, and invading nearby parts of the body.