Pediatric Brain Tumor

Pediatric brain tumors are uncontrolled growths of abnormal cells that occur during a child's brain or the tissue and structures that are adjacent thereto. Many diverse sorts of pediatric brain tumors exist some are noncancerous (benign) and a few are cancerous (malignant).Treatment and chance of retrieval (prognosis) depend upon the variability of tumor, its position within the brain, whether its blowout, and your child's age and wide-ranging health. Because new treatments and technological advancements are constantly being developed, numerous options could even be available at different points in treatment and diagnosis.

Choroid plexus tumors

Neurofibroma/plexiform neurofibroma

Ependymoma and myxopapillary ependymoma

Primitive neuroectodermal tumors


Germ line tumors of the brain