Other Types

Retinoblastoma

Society Name: The Childhood Eye Cancer Trust Overall Score:
Coverage: Children Origin: United Kingdom
Disease: Symptoms:
Diagnosis Overview:

 •  Eye exam, CT, MRI

Treatment Overview:

 • Chemo

 • Surgey

 • Radiotherapy and enucleation

 • Cryotherapy

 • Radioactive plaque

Clinical Trial? Not available Prognosis:

 

Society Name: Through An Angel's Eyes Overall Score:
Coverage: Children Origin: United States
Disease: Symptoms:
Diagnosis Overview:

 •  Eye exam

 •  CT or MRI

 •  Ultrasound

Treatment Overview: Surgery if small, else radiation and chemotherapy
Clinical Trial? Not available Prognosis:

Germ Cell Tumours (Brain, Solid Tumour)

Society Name: National Cancer Institute Overall Score:
Coverage: Children Origin: United States
Disease: Symptoms:
Diagnosis Overview:

 •  Physical exam and history

 •  Biopsy

 •  Serum tumor marker test

 •  Blood chemistry studies

 •  Cytogenetic analysis

 • Chest X-ray, CT scan, Ultrasound exam

 •  Immunohistochemistry study

Treatment Overview:

 •  Surgery

 •  Watchful Waiting

 •  Chemotherapy

Clinical Trial? Search for Clinical Trial details on NCI site. Active trials in the US and UK are covered. Prognosis: