Prognostic factors in neuroblastic tumors.

Data of 101 patients with neuroblastic tumors from 1950 to1974 at The Johns Hopkins Hospital have been abstracted onto specially designed summary sheets, and subjected to multifactorial analysis. One-third of the 21 benign ganglioneuromas showed evidence for spontaneous maturation. The overall cure rate among the malignant tumors was 39%. Cures were higher… CONTINUE READING