CancerConnect Launches Online Community for Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors


“OMNI Health Media (OMNI) announces the launch of a new online community on CancerConnect for individuals with neuroendocrine tumors (NET). This community will provide patients and their loved ones with information and support. Join the conversation in the NET community here.

“Although neuroendocrine tumors have historically been considered rare, the incidence of neuroendocrine tumors has been increasing.  Recent statistics suggest that the current number of people with neuroendocrine tumors exceeds 100,000 in the United States—more than the number of people with other, better known cancers like pancreatic or stomach cancer. The increase in NET diagnoses parallels improved diagnosis and treatments around the world.”

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