The "little fighter" is currently over 5,000 miles from her home in Tranmere, undergoing an intense treatment programme for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
(DIPG) - an aggressive, and ultimately fatal growth at the base of her brain not currently treated in the UK.
Isabella Ortiz, three, from Bramhall, was diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour - diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma
- in June last year and given 12 months to live.
After more than a weeklong snafu with the United States Postal Service concerning the delivery of Makandas passport, the 10-year-old Ewing girl is finally in Monterrey, Mexico, where she received her first treatment for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma
Luke Stewart was given up to nine months to live in January after doctors found a Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
Abbie's Army was founded in memory of six-year-old Abbie Mifsud to fund research into Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
, the most fatal form of childhood brain cancer.
The product will be produced by Midatech for the treatment of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
as a continuation of its present MTX110 program, and potentially for Glioblastoma.
The tumour, known as Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
(DIPG) begins at the base of the brain and causes muscle weakness, speech problems, hearing loss and personality changes.
Abbie Misfud, six, was struck by diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma
, or DIPG, in 2011.
The antibody aimed at refractory leptomeningeal tumour neuroblastoma and diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma
, is a potential breakthrough treatment for paediatric patients.
Lauren has Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
(DIPG), and was not expected to live much, if all, past Christmas.
My three-year-old cousin Lyla Nsouli was diagnosed with diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma
, or DIPG, an extremely rare pediatric brain tumor.
The 19-year-old Hill has diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma
, an inoperable form of brain cancer, and in September she was told she had only months to live.