Items tagged “glioma”
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Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common adult primary intracranial neoplasm (see brain tumors), accounting for 15% of all intracranial neoplasms and approximately 50% of all astrocytomas. GBMs are high grade astrocytomas; they are therefore generally aggressive, largely resistant to therapy, and h...
Cystic glioblastoma is a descriptive term for one form of glioblastoma that contains a large cystic component, rather than being a pathological subtype. Please refer to the main article on glioblastoma for a broad discussion on this tumor. Radiographic features The main challenge in discrim...