The prognosis for a grade III astrocytoma suggests that around 27 percent of afflicted individuals live for at least five more years following diagnosis, according to Cancer Research UK. Those with grade IV astrocytomas ... More »

Factors that affect an astrocytoma prognosis depends on the type of astrocytoma, its size and location of the tumor, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. Prognosis also depends on the overall health of the ... More »

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The five-year survival rate for an adult with diffuse astrocytoma is 65 percent if he is between the ages of 20 and 44, according to the American Cancer Society. The survival rate is 43 percent if he is between the ages ... More »

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The prognosis for astrocytoma patients is largely dependent on the grade of the tumor, explains Cancer Research UK. While grade 1 astrocytomas are easily removed and may never return, most patients with a grade 4 tumor s... More »

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The five-year survival rate for individuals with a 1b melanoma diagnosis is 92 percent, according to a 2008 study done by the American Joint Committee on Cancer reported by the American Cancer Society. The 10-year surviv... More »

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Around 20 percent of adults with primary liver cancer live for at least one year after diagnosis, and one in 20 people live for five years or more, according to statistics from Cancer Research UK. Half of patients with c... More »

Factors that affect an astrocytoma prognosis depends on the type of astrocytoma, its size and location of the tumor, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. Prognosis also depends on the overall health of the ... More »

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