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  • A to Z: Optic Nerve Glioma for Parents


    An optic nerve glioma is a type of brain tumor that forms in or around the optic nerve, which connects the eye to the brain.

  • A to Z: Ependymoma for Parents


    This tumor forms from cells in the brain and spinal cord that make cerebrospinal fluid. Learn more about this cancer here.

  • A to Z: Li-Fraumeni Syndrome for Parents


    This genetic condition makes a person more likely to get cancer during his or her lifetime. Learn more here.

  • Medulloblastoma for Parents


    Medulloblastoma is a type of brain tumor. Most brain tumors in children are medulloblastoma.

  • A to Z: Astrocytoma for Parents


    This type of brain tumor involves star-shaped cells of the brain that grow out of control. Learn about it here.

  • Cancer & Tumors for Parents


    Learn about different types of cancer and how they are treated.

  • Skull Base Surgery for Parents


    Skull base surgery is done to remove tumors and other growths that appear at the bottom of the skull.

  • Craniopharyngioma for Parents


    A craniopharyngioma is a rare type of benign brain tumor. Most people treated for a craniopharyngioma are cured.

  • Cancer Center for Parents


    This site has information and advice on treating and coping with cancer.

  • A to Z: Pituitary Dwarfism for Parents


    Pituitary dwarfism is a condition in which the pituitary gland does not make enough growth hormone, resulting in a child's slow growth pattern and unusually small stature.