Super Alyssa’s Journey
Alyssa was diagnosed with hepatoblastoma after discovering a lump on her tummy. Further tests showed her to have metastasis on her lungs also. She is currently having chemotherapy and will require liver surgery which could be a transplant pending tests results.
Super Alyssa’s Diagnosis
Tumours of the liver (known as hepatic tumours) are very rare in childhood. Up to 20 children are diagnosed each year in the UK. Find out more about Hepatoblastoma / Hepatocellular Carcinoma
“Alyssa absolutely loves her Supershoes. We cannot thank super shoes and the artist Jayne enough. Everywhere she goes she has been showing everyone her shoes. Supershoes is such an amazing charity.”
Alyssa’s Supershoes design brief included: Umizoomi, 101 dalmations, unicorns and lots of pink and purple.