Also known as: Brain tumor
A brain tumor is the growth of abnormal cells in the brain or near the brain.
Treatment: Brain tumors can be treated by surgical removal, chemotherapy, radiation therapy and targeted drug therapy. Some patients who do not respond to standard treatments may be eligible for a blood or marrow transplant.
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Team Nicklaus Children's Hospital raised $2,775 for the Children's Bereavement Center Steps for Healing 5K which took place on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Zoo Miami.
Nicklaus Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center hosts mini Relay for Life event to honor all those touched by cancer. Thank you to all the patients and families who joined us this evening.