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: Li-Fraumeni Syndrome for Parents
This genetic condition makes a person more likely to get cancer during his or her lifetime. Learn more here.
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.
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.