Families Find Hope at Our 10th Annual Rare Disease Day Symposium

The unofficial theme of Sanford Burnham Prebys? 10th annual Rare Disease Day symposium can be summarized in one word: hope.?

This year?s event focused on rare bone conditions and cancer, including a condition called multiple hereditary exostoses (MHE) that causes excessive bone growth. Until now, children with MHE had only one treatment option: surgery to remove painful growths.?