About Your Child's Care and Condition
Our multidisciplinary team of experienced children’s cancer professionals at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital is uniquely qualified to provide hope and healing for children with high-risk cancers such as neuroblastoma. We are actively involved in ground-breaking research to further understand the disease and are proud to be at the forefront of advanced personalized medicine with national collaborations that are moving this research forward. This means we can offer your child and family leading-edge treatments that are showing the most encouraging results.
Neuroblastoma is a rare form of cancer that usually affects infants and young children. It typically starts in the tissue of the adrenal glands or spinal nerves, and then spreads to other parts of the body. With improved treatment, more and more children have a good chance of remission and a cure.