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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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Symptoms of anaplastic astrocytoma include behavioral changes, headaches, seizures and memory loss, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. Other symptoms depend upon the tumor's size and its location in the n... More »

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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 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 »

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As of 2015, men and women who have colon cancer that metastasizes in the liver have a 7 percent and 8 percent five-year survival rate respectively, according to Cancer Research UK. However, these statistics do not take i... More »

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The prognosis for cervical cancer varies from a 5 percent survival rate to a 95 percent survival rate after five years, according to Cancer Research UK. The stage at which a doctor diagnoses the cancer is the biggest det... More »

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The survival rate for grade 2 brain tumors varies by type, notes Cancer Research UK. Patients with one of the more common brain tumors, at grade 2, typically have a prognosis of between five and 10 years. More »

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