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Median survival for a person with aggressive glioblastoma is 14.6 months, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. Approximately 30 percent of patients survive for 2 years, and a 2009 study suggested 10 percent... More »

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Although prognosis varies for each patient, the majority of patients diagnosed with stage 4 glioblastoma live for less than a year, according to Cancer.net. Approximately six percent of patients with stage 4 glioblastoma... More »

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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... More »

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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... More »

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Survival for adult stage 3 glioblastoma, or "high grade" glioma, is between 14.6 months and 3 years, as reported in median years of survival from diagnosis, according to the American Brain Tumor Association. Survival tim... More »

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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... More »

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