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Neuroblastoma Early Detection, Diagnosis, and Staging

Learn about the signs and symptoms of neuroblastoma. Find out how neuroblastoma is tested for, diagnosed, and staged. 

Detection and Diagnosis

Catching cancer early often allows for more treatment options.  Some early cancers may have signs and symptoms that can be noticed, but that is not always the case.

Stages, Risk Groups, and Outlook (Prognosis)

After a diagnosis of neuroblastoma, the stage and risk group of the cancer provide important information about the anticipated response to treatment.

Questions to Ask About Neuroblastoma

Here are some questions you can ask your child's cancer care team to help you better understand your child's diagnosis and treatment options.