• T. Philip
  • R. Pinkerton
Part of the UICC International Union Against Cancer book series (UICCI)


Neuroblastoma is the second most common solid childhood tumor and the outlook for patients with limited disease (25% of the cases) is good. However, with more advanced or metastatic disease, complex and demanding combinations of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy are required. Even with these treatment modalities the goal of cure remains frustratingly elusive in many patients.


Total Body Irradiation Autologous Bone Marrow Transplantation Proc ASCO Dose Melphalan Bone Marrow Rescue 
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