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My son in law has speech defect due to glio blastoma multiformer and surgery and brain surgery has left him with a speech impairment... Can he be he?

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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology
3 doctors agree

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The brain does have some plasticity so speech therapy can assist with some recovery of function.

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The brain does have some plasticity so speech therapy can assist with some recovery of function.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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Dr. Farhad Sigari
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Difficult to say

It all depends on many factors( the exact location of the tumor, surgical excision, and the postoperative course).
This question is best for your sons neurosurgeon. But some patients have some siginificant improvements from intensive speech therapy.

In brief: Difficult to say

It all depends on many factors( the exact location of the tumor, surgical excision, and the postoperative course).
This question is best for your sons neurosurgeon. But some patients have some siginificant improvements from intensive speech therapy.
Dr. Farhad Sigari
Dr. Farhad Sigari
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