Glioblastoma multiforme

What is Glioblastoma multiforme?

Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common and most aggressive malignant primary brain tumor in humans, involving glial cells and accounting for 52% of all functional tissue brain tumor cases and 20% of all intracranial tumors.

Questions and answers on "Glioblastoma multiforme"

My husband has a Glioblastoma Multiforme brain tumor. He had his surgery about a year ago and has been on temadar rounds which he is currently on...

doctor1 MD

the pain could be due to nerve involvement. he needs to pain killers specially in the night during the attacks of severe pain and needs to consult...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

My husband has glioblastoma multiforme & is currently having his second round of radiotherapy for a second tumour in the corpus callosum. He is 6...

doctor1 MD

Hello. I have been through your question and understand your concern.

Unfortunately all of the three can cause weakness. Though, I think...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

hello doctor,
my father is suffering from glioblastoma multiforme grade 4. he underwent a surgery for the same. and he has to undergo radiation and...

doctor1 MD

HI
Thank for asking to Healthcaremagic
Of course there are the side effects of chemotherapy and it could be painful and unbearable to patient but...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on Glioblastoma multiforme


Ask Question
Doctor Image
MD

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Drugs/Medications
Related Treatment/Therapy
Related Procedures
Related Medical Topics