Can Glioblastoma Be Cured?

Q:
Can glioblastoma be cured?

A:
Glioblastoma, also known as glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), is a kind of brain cancer and it is the most common kind of malignant brain tumor for adults. Glioblastoma can develop and spread in fast pace. To cure glioblastoma is very difficult, or even impossible, but some treatments can help control its progression and relieve symptoms.

Some treatments are helpful to relieve its pain:

  • Surgery
  • Radiation
  • Chemotherapy
  • Palliative care

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