Carcinoid Cancer is a rare disease, with approximately 8,000 cases reported in the U.S. each year. Because of this rarity and its slow-growing tendencies, carcinoid cancer is often improperly diagnosed, if diagnosed at all. When diagnosed, it is frequently treated incorrectly.
This book is the story of one person's relentless, painful, brutally honest battle against carcinoid cancer, and of the the author's struggle to come to terms with the death of her sister.
Inside, you'll find the words of some of the world's top carcinoid specialists, invaluable reference data, and a comprehensive list of the top carcinoid specialists.