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Thalamic Glioma Registry

Uncovering the secrets of a deadly pediatric brain cancer

Patient Stories

About Fiona Lundell
Fiona was just five years old when she was diagnosed with a thalamic glioma. Her illness lasted six months until she lost her battle in June 2013. Read Fiona's story, as told by her mother


About Samuel Jeffers
Sam didn't get to finish second grade, because the thalamic glioma his parents thought was under control came roaring back. Read Sam's story, as told by his parents


If you have a personal story about a patient diagnosed with a thalamic glioma,
and you'd be willing to share it here to help other families, please contact info@childrensbraintumorproject.org