Learn About Olfactory Neuroblastoma

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What is the definition of Olfactory Neuroblastoma?
Olfactory neuroblastoma is a rare cancer of the upper part of the nasal cavity called the cribiform plate, which is a bone deep in the skull between the eyes, and above the ethmoid sinuses. It accounts for about 5% of all cancers of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. It develops in nerve tissue associated with the sense of smell (olfactory nerve). It can occur at any age, but typically is found in adulthood.
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What are the alternative names for Olfactory Neuroblastoma?
  • Olfactory neuroblastoma
  • Esthesioneuroblastoma
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What are the latest Olfactory Neuroblastoma Clinical Trials?
Phase 2 Study of Bintrafusp Alfa in Recurrent/Metastatic Olfactory Neuroblastoma (BARON).

Background: Olfactory neuroblastoma (ONB) is a rare cancer of the nasal cavity. At diagnosis, it is usually locally advanced. It tends to spread to the neck. Sometimes it spreads to the lungs and bones. Researchers want to find a better way to treat it.

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A Natural History Study of Children and Adults With Olfactory Neuroblastoma

Background: Olfactory neuroblastoma (ONB) is a rare cancer. It grows from tissue in the upper part of the nose cavity, related to the sense of smell and can affect a person s sense of smell. Researchers want to better understand the health problems of people with ONB. This may help them design better treatment and supportive care studies.

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Published Date: May 02, 2022
Published By: Genetic and Rare Diseases Informnation Center

What are the Latest Advances for Olfactory Neuroblastoma?
Teserpaturev/G47Δ: First Approval.
Combined Nasal Endoscopic and Subfrontal Craniotomy for Resection Tumors of Anterior Skull Base.
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