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A 48-year-old member asked:

Can cerebullar cancer reoccur?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Yes: Often these are pilocytic astrocytomas, especially in young people. And they are prone to recurrence. Hemangioblastomas are less likely to be back, but can arise multifocally. I wish you the best.

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A 40-year-old member asked:

Could cerebullar cancer reoccur after treatment?

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Dr. Jon Strasser
Radiation Oncology 22 years experience
Sure: Depends on the disease. Any cancer can recur after agressive treatment. Certainly high grade brain tumors are much more likely to recur than low grade cancers.

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