Teratoma

Bone Sarcomas (Pediatric)

Osteosarcoma and Ewing’s sarcoma are malignant (cancerous) tumors that begin either in the bone or in the tissue around the bone. While the tumor can be located anywhere in the body, they often are found in the long bones of the arms and legs and less frequently in the pelvis, spine or ribs. 

Germ Cell Tumors

At the Solid Tumor Oncology Program, part of the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, we provide the most comprehensive, multidisciplinary care available for children with germ cell tumors, with the largest pediatric oncology research effort in the state of Michigan, and a Tumor Board that allows for our collective expertise to provide a most thorough, comprehensive approach to the care of children with cancer

Germ Cell Tumors

At the Solid Tumor Oncology Program, part of the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, we provide the most comprehensive, multidisciplinary care available for children with germ cell tumors, with the largest pediatric oncology research effort in the state of Michigan, and a Tumor Board that allows for our collective expertise to provide a most thorough, comprehensive approach to the care of children with cancer

Hepatoblastoma and Other Rare Liver Tumors

Hepatoblastoma is a rare cancerous tumor that begins in a child’s liver, but can spread (metastasize) to other parts of the body, most commonly the lungs. It predominantly affects young children (under age 5).

Hepatoblastoma and Other Rare Liver Tumors

Hepatoblastoma is a rare cancerous tumor that begins in a child’s liver, but can spread (metastasize) to other parts of the body, most commonly the lungs. It predominantly affects young children (under age 5).

Rhabdomyosarcoma

Rhabdomyosarcoma is a cancerous (malignant) tumor of the muscles that are attached to bones.  A rhabdomyosarcoma can occur in many places in the body, most commonly around the structures of the head and neck, within the urogenital tract, and in the arms or legs. This type of tumor is the most common soft tissue tumor in children.

Second Opinion Program

A medical second opinion is a valuable resource when you are faced with a solid tumor diagnosis and choices regarding your treatment options. The Solid Tumor Oncology Program at Mott Children’s Hospital offers second opinion consultations for families whose child has been given a diagnosis of a suspected solid tumor. 

Wilms Tumor

Wilms tumor, also known as nephroblastoma, is a kidney cancer that predominantly affects young children under age 5. It is the most common form of childhood kidney cancer. While the tumor is generally only found in one kidney, it can appear in both kidneys at the same time.