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21-Month-Old Child Beats Stage 4 Cancer. She's Been Fighting It Since She Was 4 Months Old.
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21-Month-Old Child Beats Stage 4 Cancer. She's Been Fighting It Since She Was 4 Months Old.

She was diagnosed with neuroblastoma—a rare kind of cancer with a fatality rate of about 50%—when she was a little over four months old.

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21-months-old Molly Hughes is celebrating after winning over stage 4 cancer. She had a really rough start in life. Shortly after her birth, it was revealed that she had neuroblastoma, reports Twenty Two Words. The child from Bowling Green, Kentucky has been in hospital more than she has ever been at her own home.

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According to Mayo Clinic, "Neuroblastoma is a cancer that develops from immature nerve cells found in several areas of the body. Neuroblastoma most commonly affects children age 5 or younger, though it may rarely occur in older children."