Skull Base Surgery for Parents
Skull base surgery is done to remove tumors and other growths that appear at the bottom of the skull.
Medical Procedures - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Info on surgical procedures and what to expect.
Cancer & Tumors - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about different types of cancer and how they are treated.
Basilar Invagination for Parents
Basilar invagination is when the top of the spine pushes up into the base of the skull. It causes pinching and pressing on the brain stem.
Craniopharyngioma for Parents
A craniopharyngioma is a rare type of benign brain tumor. Most people treated for a craniopharyngioma are cured.
Spina Bifida for Parents
Spina bifida is a birth defect that involves the incomplete development of the spinal cord or its coverings. It's usually detected before a baby is born and treated right away.
Doctors & Hospitals - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Doctor and hospital visits, tests, surgery, insurance paperwork, and medicines: let us help you take some confusion out of the process.
Brain Tumors for Parents
Brain tumors are the second most common group of childhood cancers. Treatment requires a very specialized plan involving a team of medical specialists.
Diseases & Conditions - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Looking for information about a chronic childhood condition or disease? Read about asthma, allergies, cancer, diabetes, heart murmurs, sleep disorders, and much more.