Patients and Caregivers

Patients and Caregiverspatients and caregivers

Ependymoma information for patients and caregivers including treatment options, symptoms, causes, caring for yourself or your loved one and more

Ependymoma Basics

If you or a loved one has just been diagnosed, you probably have lots of questions. We can help you get the facts on ependymoma.

Diagnosis

Learn how ependymoma is diagnosed and what it looks like. Find out what to do after diagnosed.

Treatment

Learn how you can help care for yourself or a loved one during and after treatment for ependymoma.

Recurrence

Find out what you can do and what to expect during a recurrence of ependymoma.

Symptom Management & Support

Learn how you can help care for yourself or a loved one during and after treatment for ependymoma.

Resources

Find resources from other experts in the medical community and a list of recommended books on living with cancer.

CERN Community

Here is where you can connect with other patients, caregivers and medical providers with inspirational stories, Ependymoma Awareness Day, get involved and take the Ependymoma Outcomes survey.

CERN Video Library

We are building a collection of valuable videos featuring issues surrounding ependymoma including: pathology report, research, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.