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Is loss of speech permanent after the surgical removal of atemporal lobe glioblastoma?

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Dr. Olivier Frankenberger
26 years experience in Cardiology
Maybe: It depends on what areas of "healthy brain" were affected during the surgery and on which side. If the "speech centers" were involved then the loss may be permanent. The neurosurgeon should have a good idea of what areas where involved.
Answered on Oct 23, 2017
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