Neuroblastoma

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What is neuroblastoma?

Neuroblastoma is a type of cancer that develops from the nerve cells. It is most commonly found in the nerve tissue of the adrenal glands.

Common symptoms reported by people with neuroblastoma

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with neuroblastoma

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
neuroblastoma (1)

Data from patients with neuroblastoma, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with neuroblastoma

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
neuroblastoma (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with neuroblastoma, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has neuroblastoma on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 6
20s 1
30s 4
40s 3
50s 1
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 5
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 5
Female 13

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 8
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from neuroblastoma patients who have completed their condition history
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