Recent Examples of medulloblastoma from the Web
At age 10, Colt already is a cancer survivor; he was treated in 2012 for medulloblastoma, the most common type of malignant brain cancer in children.
The drug curbed tumor growth in mice that received neuroblastoma or medulloblastoma cells, the researchers report today in Science Translational Medicine.
Gleeson, brought in by his parents Bill and Megan, was diagnosed with a medulloblastoma, a tumor that developed in the posterior part of his brain requiring major neurosurgery to remove the mass.
Elijah, 9, was diagnosed with medulloblastoma brain cancer.
Connor’s Cure was established in honor of 8-year-old WWE fan Connor Michalek, a patient at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC who battled medulloblastoma, a rare tumor that affects the brain and spinal cord.
She had been determined to find a cure for David’s tumor, medulloblastoma, after his diagnosis in 2007.
Jacob was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a brain tumor that affects only a few hundred children in the U.S.
Other cancers with a similar genetic pattern might be treatable this way, the study said, including medulloblastomas, endometrial cancer, breast cancer and melanoma.
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Origin and Etymology of medulloblastoma
First Known Use: 1925See Words from the same year
medical Definition of medulloblastoma
medulloblastomatousplay \-ˈtō-mət-əs\ adjective
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