Education Center – What is NETS

Neuroendocrine Tumors – Cancer Education

Since this Cancer called NETS is being discovered  much more often, families and individuals need education sources where they can learn more about it. The Stifle Cancer Foundation want you to learn as much about it as you can.  These links provide much additional  information about it.

North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS)

A Novartis Oncology Initiative – Improving knowledge and management of neuroendocrine tumors

Carcinoid Cancer Foundation

Healing Foundation

International Neuroendocrine Cancer Alliance

Neuroendocrine tumors, known as NET, may also be called neuroendocrine cancer.  They form in the cells of the neuroendocrine system.  The neuroendocrine system controls many function in your body, like digestion and how your body responds to stress or injury.

NETS is a carcinoid cancer and it is symolized by zebra stripes. Many other cancers have a color as show on the ribbon wheel.

Carcinoid Cancer Link

 

 

NETS Carcinoid Cancer support