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When 90 percent of the tumor is removed successfully, the average life expectancy following a diagnosis of glioblastoma is 14 to 15 months, according to Everyday Health. The overall survival rate for glioblastoma is less...

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The prognosis of an individual with a glioblastoma who receives a standard treatment is a life expectancy of around two or three years, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. However, not all glioblastomas ar...

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According to Cedars-Sinai, depending on the state of the patient and tumor, glioblastoma is sometimes curable, especially in patients younger than 45 with thoroughly operable tumors. However, a majority of patients who r...

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Brain tumors tend to locate themselves within certain lobes that expand across both sides of the brain and are not classified by the side of the brain they occur on, states Mayfield Clinic; a glioblastoma multiforme is t...

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There are several treatment options available for tumors located on the frontal lobe of the brain, including surgical removal of the tumor, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. Other common treatment option...

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Organs are not often affected by glioblastoma because the cancer usually remains in the brain and does not spread, but if it does spread it may spread to the heart or lungs, according to New York-Presbyterian Hospital an...

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The American Brain Tumor Association indicates that the average life expectancy for adults who receive standard treatment for giloblastoma is between two and three years. For adults diagnosed with more aggressive gilobla...

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