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Glioblastoma multiforme is an aggressive type of glioma, or brain cancer, according to a research paper published on PubMed. It arises from the glia or glia precursors that are found in the central nervous system. Glia a...

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In the final stages of glioblastoma, patients often are not able to perform daily tasks, such as getting out of bed and walking, according to Dr. Andrew Turrisi via Healthtap. A patient may also lose bladder and bowel co...

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The average life expectancy for a patient diagnosed with gliobastoma multiforme is three months, according to Medscape. With aggressive treatment, including chemotherapy, surgical resection and radiation therapy, life ex...

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A glioma is any tumor that originates in the brain's supportive tissue, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. Known as glia, this tissue holds the neurons in place and ensures their ongoing function. Three t...

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