Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor | Diagnosis & Treatment

How are dysembryoplastic neuropithelial tumors diagnosed?

If your child’s doctor suspects your child may have a dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor (DNET), she may order diagnostic tests including:

What are the treatment options for DNETs?

The most common DNET treatment is to remove the tumor surgically. Because it is a benign tumor, and prognosis is good even if not the entire tumor is not removed, radiation and chemotherapy are not used.