Meningioma in children
Meningioma is a type of neoplasm in the brain of a child that develops in the tissues surrounding the brain and spinal cord. The tumor in children is predominantly benign, but can turn into a malignant state. Growing in size, growing strongly, benign meningioma in children can disrupt the functioning of the brain.
Most often, the development of meningioma in a child is slow and does not cause clinical manifestations.
In an Israeli clinic, every child with a diagnosis of meningioma, a comfortable stay will be provided, the optimal options for risk-adaptive treatment, and other medical services of impeccable quality will be selected on an individual basis.
Meningioma in children: modern diagnosis of brain tumors
The clinical picture of meningioma in children is nonspecific (headache, decreased /loss of vision, memory, etc.) and can occur in others diseases. Diagnosis of meningioma in children begins with a study of the child's medical history, an examination schedule is assigned, which includes the following procedures:
- laboratory blood tests;
- tests for tumor markers;
- X-ray, CT, MRI with contrast.
The list of diagnostic procedures for examining children with meningioma can be adjusted on an individual basis, the doctor determines the appropriateness of specific studies based on the characteristics of the course of the disease. Based on the results of the examinations, oncologists and other specialists jointly decide on methods of treating meningioma in a child at an affordable price.
At this stage, the total cost of treating a child is determined. The price formation is influenced by the results of diagnostics, symptoms, the presence of metastases. The cost of services can be paid in any convenient way.
The cost of treating meningioma in children in a clinic in Israel
Treatment of children diagnosed with meningioma in Israel is a comprehensive, balanced approach that includes an optimal combination of innovative diagnostic methods , therapy and many years of clinical experience in the provision of medical services, as well as an affordable cost.
The main method of treating a malignant brain tumor, meningioma in children is surgery, and other effective methods are also used. The volume of therapeutic measures depends on the stage of the tumor process, localization, size, expediency of the operation, operability of the meningioma, the degree of its metastasis, and other features of the pathology. The price of each individual procedure depends on the clinical picture, the nature of the course of the tumor process in a particular child.
Treatment of meningioma in children involves the use of the following methods:
- the most sparing, robotic, minimally invasive methods of complete removal of a cancer tumor with a rapidly growing neoplasm, negative symptoms;
- radiation therapy;
- radiation therapy;
- stereotactic radiosurgery;
- drug therapy.
The cost of treating oncology in children in Israeli clinics may vary depending on a number of reasons. The price of services depends on the characteristics of the course of the disease, the peculiarities of diagnostic procedures, methods of treating meningioma in children, the length of stay of the child in the clinic, etc. The cost of services for the treatment of a brain tumor, pediatric meningioma in Israeli cancer centers is much lower than the prices for similar services in well-known clinics developed countries of the world.
Treatment in an Israeli clinic involves a fast (without long waiting, tedious queues), highly organized process, high-precision diagnosis of malignant tumors, the choice of effective methods of therapy for children with cancer.
Regardless of the stage of the meningioma, the degree of its growth, damage to adjacent important arteries, blood vessels, Israeli doctors will find a way out in each specific clinical case, create favorable conditions for a stable long-term remission, full restoration of the child's health.