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Title Evaluating the Effects of Treatment for Advanced Stage Neuroblastoma (Childhood Cancer of the Nervous System) on Lung Function Later in Life

PI: Anne Stone, MD

Institution: Weill Cornell Medical College

IRB#: 1108011898

IRB Expiration Date: 9/12/2012

Study Description: The purpose of this study is to learn about what happens to the lungs following treatment for advanced stage neuroblastoma early in childhood. This research is being done because there is very little known about possible lung abnormalities among survivors of neuroblastoma.

Involvement: Lung function test, questionnaire

Age: 6--21 years

Eligibility: Survivor of Advanced Stage Neuroblastoma, Patient at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Long Term Follow-up Clinic

Contact: Dr. Anne Stone at 646-962-3410

Sponsor(s): Internal