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Neuroendocrine (NET) Cancer Stories

A tumor that forms from cells that release hormones into the blood in response to a signal from the nervous system. Neuroendocrine tumors may make higher-than-normal amounts of hormones, which can cause many different symptoms. (National Cancer Institute)

 
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Neuroendocrine Tumor, Stage IV

• Name: Jennifer Petersen
• Cancer details: Unknown site of origin, metastasis
• 1st Symptoms: Pain in upper back
• Treatment: Chemotherapy, immunotherapy