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Your child's personal team of physicians utilizes the latest diagnosis and treatment options. Since they specialize only in pediatric oncology, they have a high degree of knowledge and experience with the issues that matter to children and their families.
Renowned Care and Research
Medulloblastoma is the most common malignant brain tumor in children. While these tumors may look similar under the microscope, research has shown they belong to four subtypes. Our team of leading neuro-oncologists, neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists and neuroscientists has the experience to personalize treatment based on each tumor's subtype. This increases the chances for successful treatment.
The Children's Cancer Hospital offers clinical trials for innovative new medulloblastoma treatment options. And, behind the scenes we are working on groundbreaking basic science research to change the future of pediatric brain cancer.
Treating the Whole Child
Children's Cancer Hospital is designed just for children, with a full range of services and amenities that help make the child and family's experience as comfortable as possible. We go beyond medical care to deliver a comprehensive experience that treats the whole child.
And at Children's Cancer Hospital, you're surrounded by the strength of one of the nation's top cancer centers.
Understanding a disease is the first step toward finding the right care. Get the facts about medulloblastoma, including the different types, how it starts and who's at risk.
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Parks and gardens at our Texas Medical Center location provide a place for patients and visitors to relax.
Blood tests, imaging exams and even surgical procedures are used to check for cancer. Learn what methods doctors use to diagnose medulloblastoma, as well as how they determine its stage.