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Pineal Tumors (cont.)

Outlook

In recent years the prognosis for children with pineal tumors has improved dramatically.

For More Information

The Hormone Foundation can help find an endocrinologist online:
http://www.hormone.org/

Medically reviewed by Jay B. Zatzkin, MD; American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Medical Oncology


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/30/2014

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