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Medulloblastoma Symptoms

Medulloblastoma can cause the following symptoms: 

  • Headaches that occur in the morning and improve as the day progresses
  • Headaches that occur while coughing or during physical activity
  • Vomiting soon after awakening
  • Clumsiness or unsteadiness
  • Seizures
  • Swollen optic nerve (papilledema)

If your child has been diagnosed with medulloblastoma, we’re here to help. Call 1-877-632-6789 to make an appointment or request an appointment online.

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  • Family-centered care that actively involves parents in their child’s treatment
  • A strong cancer research program focused on developing new therapies for pediatric patients
  • Comprehensive support services such as an accredited school program, creative arts, child life and career counseling
  • An Adolescent and Young Adult Program that specializes in the unique medical and psychological needs of patients aged 15-25

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