The impact of early resection of primary neuroblastoma on the survival of children older than 1 year of age with stage 4 disease: the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Experience.

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BACKGROUND It remains unclear whether primary tumor resection benefits patients with metastatic neuroblastoma. The authors assessed the impact of extent and timing of resection on outcome in these patients. METHODS The authors reviewed the records of 124 patients > 1 year of age at diagnosis of International Neuroblastoma Staging System Stage 4… (More)

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@article{McGregor2005TheIO, title={The impact of early resection of primary neuroblastoma on the survival of children older than 1 year of age with stage 4 disease: the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Experience.}, author={Lisa M. McGregor and B. Rao and Andrew M. Davidoff and Catherine A. Billups and Suradej Hongeng and Victor M. Santana and David A. Hill and Christine Fuller and Wayne L. Furman}, journal={Cancer}, year={2005}, volume={104 12}, pages={2837-46} }