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Children’s Brain Tumors, Other Nervous System Disorders Frequently Treatable

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September 29, 2000
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Responding to a growing need for highly specialized care of pediatric brain tumors and other central nervous system disorders, Cedars-Sinai’s Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute has launched a state-of-the-art and comprehensive Pediatric Program for Neurosurgery. The program is led by pediatric neurosurgeon, Moise Danielpour, M.D., one of a handful of pediatric neurosurgeons in the world who performs in utero surgery for myelomeningocele spinal cord defect.

LOS ANGELES (September 21, 2000) -- Responding to a growing need in the greater Los Angeles area for highly specialized care of pediatric brain tumors and other central nervous system disorders, Cedars-Sinai’s Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute has launched a state-of-the-art and comprehensive Pediatric Program for Neurosurgery. The multi-disciplinary program is led by pediatric neurosurgeon, Moise Danielpour, M.D., a Southland native, who has “returned home” to accept his challenging new role.


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Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. (2000, September 29). Children’s Brain Tumors, Other Nervous System Disorders Frequently Treatable. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 18, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/09/000921173836.htm
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