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Neuroblastoma kid finishing his protocol

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My Niece Olivia was diagnosed with a Neuroblastoma Stage 3 at the when she was two years old.
After her third chemotherapy session she had a surgery.
The surgeon resected the tumor and her left adrenal gland.
She finish her chemotherapy sessions and has been treated with accutane for the last 5 months.
Now she is near to the end of the protocol. She is 3 year old now.

We are wondering about what is the best we can do to avoid a relapse.
Has anyone had a similar experience? Does anyone have some recommendations or information?



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Dear Fernando,

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