A boy's basketball-size tumor was slowly killing him. He died days after doctors removed it.
The basketball-size tumor was finally gone, and the first signs after Emanuel Zayas's surgery were deceptively encouraging. The 14-year-old's eyes had begun to react to stimulation. The muscles on his face were strengthening. For a moment, his family …
Boy with 10-pound facial tumor dies after surgery
Boy dies after surgery to remove 10-pound facial tumor
14-year-old dies following surgery to remove basketball-sized tumor