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Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumors in Children

What is a dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor?

Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors are rare, benign tumors that occur in the tissues covering the brain and spinal cord.

These tumors, found in children and teens, can cause seizures.

To make an appointment or request a consultation, contact the Johns Hopkins Pediatric Brain Tumor Center at 410-955-7337.

 

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