Updates from the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Program at UVA Children’s Hospital: About 50 to 60 patients are diagnosed with cancer at UVA each year, with 3 to 5 of the cases being Neuroblastoma. Fifteen children are seen in the clinic per day. A new Bone Marrow Transplant Program will launch this year. By the end of [...]
As many of you know we are supporting specifically research with neuroblastoma. It is a cancer that affects about 650 kids annually in the US. It also accounts for 15% of ALL pediatric cancer deaths. Every 16 hours a child with neuroblastoma dies. If you have questions or comments on neuroblastoma please post.