glioblastoma multiformemedical dictionary

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<oncology> A malignant brain tumour that accounts for 75% of glial tumours (arising from glial cells in the brain). Treatment is difficult and consists of a combination of radiation therapy and surgery.

(17 Dec 1997)

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