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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Dr.  Munish Sood MD

My 19 year old son has gbm and has three tumors on his spine. Prior to this diagnosis, in May of 2014 doctors removed a tumor from the back of his head that was diagnosed as stage 4 gbm. He underwent a six week regimen of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Munish Sood ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

Hello, Can you please let me know what are the most promising treatment strategies for a glioblastoma? Thanks, XXXX Not sure if my question is clear. Her astrocytoma is now a glioblastoma ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Olsi Taka MD

My friend was operated on 2wks ago. She was told she has Glioblastoma Multiforme .They said they believe they got it all. She is 60yrs.old and 4months. She was told chemo and lazer treatments.She and her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olsi Taka ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Sudhir Kumar MD

My mom is diagnosed with Glibolastoma multiforme(Who grade IV), her age is 70 please advise. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

My mom is diagnosed with Glibolastoma multiforme(Who grade IV), her age is 70 please advise. View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

..what are the problems we have to face regarding this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr. Dariush Saghafi MD

I was wondering what happens when a person rallys before death. My mother-in-law has been diagnosed with a terminal illness (glioblastoma multiforme) and was given just a few weeks. We brought her home with Hospice ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Aida Quka MD

my mother 65 year old diagnosed as she is having glioblastoma multiforman (grade 4 astrocytoma) -multiple lesion (6-7 lesion) within frontal and parietal lobe 9 months back. at present she cannot speak ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aida Quka ( Neurologist)
Dr. Geldon Fejzo MD

My mom recently had a brain biopsy, the results came back inconclusive? all 14 swabs of tissue? the doctors seem to think it s glioblastoma, however we want to be 100% positive before we put her through ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geldon Fejzo ( General & Family Physician)
Niraj Modi MD

Hi doctor.. Im working as a private nurse, and my patient was diagnosed to have a gbm4.. on sept 2014 she had her operation (craniotomy), and it was indeed successfull, she had her normal activities of daily living, but on... View answer

Answered by : Niraj Modi ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)

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Dr. Amarnath MD

the prognosis of grade 4 glioblastoma is very bad .2 year survival period for these patients is very minimal.

Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

Hello. Thanks for writing to us. Yes. It is best to limit your dental X-ray exposures to less than 2 per year. I hope this information has been helpful for you. Regards, Dr. Praveen Tayal . Click on thanks button if it...

Dr.  Prasad MD

I am sorry about your father's condition. Prognosis of grade 4 glioblastoma is not great with very few people making over one year. However every individual is unique. Statistical figures doesn't determine the...