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Most children diagnosed with a brain stem tumor, specifically a diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, or DIPG, die within a 12-month period following cancer detection, according to the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation. Focal brain stem glioma, meanwhile, has an excellent prognosis with documented long-t

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As of 2014, the American Brain Tumor Association states that the prognosis for stage four brain cancer is a survival rate of approximately 14.6 months. Stage four brain cancer consists of malignant tumors called glioblastomas. The American Cancer Society states that as of 2014, the mortality rate is

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A brain bleed, more commonly known as a brain hemorrhage, is localized bleeding that occurs from an artery bursting in the brain. A brain bleed is considered a type of stroke and is responsible for approximately 13 percent of all strokes, reports WebMD.

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Without treatment, a typical prognosis for a patient with brain lymphoma is life expectancy of less than two months, according to the New York Times Health Guide. With chemotherapy treatment, patients typically live three to four years or longer, depending on the return or continued remission of the

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The prognosis for a person with a grade 4 brain tumor depends on the severity of the condition, states the American Brain Tumor Association. Median survival for people with anaplastic astrocytoma is around 2 to 3 years. Adults with a severe grade 4 brain tumor have a median survival of about 14.6 mo

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Benign brain tumors generally carry a good prognosis as they are unlikely to spread. The five-year survival rates for meningioma, the most common benign brain tumor, and low-grade astrocytoma are 67 to 92 and 21 to 65 percent, respectively, depending on the age of the patient, states the American Ca

www.reference.com/article/prognosis-brain-cancer-metastases-572d88d1014465f0

Brain tumors rarely metastasize to other organs. However, if a cancerous tumor spreads to other parts of the brain or spinal cord, the patient's prognosis is poorer than when the tumor is localized, explains the National Cancer Institute. Other important prognostic factors include the location, type

www.reference.com/world-view/causes-brain-bleed-f243e5d73a9e3566

Causes of a brain bleed include high blood pressure, blood vessels abnormalities, liver disease and amyloid angiopathy, which is an abnormality of blood vessel walls, according to WebMD. Risk factors increase with hypertension and aging. Brain bleeding, called hemorrhage, irritates the brain tissues

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Cancer survival prognoses vary depending on at which stage of kidney cancer a person is diagnosed, according to the American Cancer Society. The course kidney cancer takes differs by individual cases and treatments, but observational data provide a guideline for prognoses.

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Lung cancer with brain metastasis typically has a life expectancy of a few months, according to OncoLink. If multiple tumors exist in the brain, the cancer is usually incurable, as the tumors come back with time.