The incidence of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) is STILL on the rise and symptom awareness is key to earlier diagnosis and ultimately better outcomes.
It’s more common than brain, ovarian and cervical cancer, yet misdiagnosis is STILL common, and we need your help to change these statistics.
This NET Cancer Day, let’s join together with the public and health services to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of NETs to encourage earlier diagnosis.
Neuroendocrine cancer stands for a group of cancers that start in neuroendocrine cells and there are 2 main types:
Symptoms of neuroendocrine tumors vary depending on where the tumor is located.
Common persistent symptoms could be:
Do you want to know more about NETs? Head to our #NETInfo multilingual library and download the factsheets on neuroendocrine cancer in 10 languages.
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We need the help of our global community to raise awareness to improve diagnostic times and the quality of life for NET patients around the world.
On November 10, help us spread the word
Know the symptoms. Push for diagnosis.