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What happens in stage III of neuroblastoma?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Stage III of neuroblastoma involves a larger size of tumor. Because of the chance that cancer cells have spread to the lymph nodes, surgery is not advisable. This stage is an advanced stage and will most likely require chemotherapy and radiation.

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