Raising awareness of neuroendocrine cancers around the world

NET Cancer Day

November 10

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Treatment Goals

Here are some of the treatments that are used to reduce or stabilize tumor size and alleviate symptoms.

Please note that availability of treatments varies from country to country, and from region to region. To find out more about which treatments are available to you, please speak to your healthcare team, or your local patient organization.

  • The primary goal of NET treatment is to remove the tumor by surgery. Depending upon the location of the primary tumor, or if the tumor has spread, this may not be possible.
  • To alleviate symptoms
  • To control the growth of the tumor
  • To maintain a good quality of life for the patient