author={Bruno de Bernardi},
  journal={La Pediatria medica e chirurgica : Medical and surgical pediatrics},
  volume={6 2},
Neuroblastoma (NB) is a common tumor of childhood, presenting "unique" characteristics: i.e., different prognosis in relation to age, high rate of metastases at diagnosis, capacity of spontaneous regression, strong immunogenicity. The embryologic derivation of NB has been recently clarified: NB derives from the embrional sympathetic nervous tissue; its… CONTINUE READING