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What are the most effective gbm treatments for children?
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Dr. Steven Giannotta
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Radiation and chemo
Assuming gbm is glioblastoma, unfortunately, surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy are the only modalities that have been tested.
Radiation must be used very carefully in children, because of the side effects. If those fail, you might consider entering an experimental new drug protocol at a major medical center or childrens hospital.

In brief: Radiation and chemo
Assuming gbm is glioblastoma, unfortunately, surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy are the only modalities that have been tested.
Radiation must be used very carefully in children, because of the side effects. If those fail, you might consider entering an experimental new drug protocol at a major medical center or childrens hospital.
Dr. Steven Giannotta
Dr. Steven Giannotta
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Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery
In brief: Combination
Gross total resection of the tumor plus chemotherapy with or without radiation therapy gives the best chance of survival.

In brief: Combination
Gross total resection of the tumor plus chemotherapy with or without radiation therapy gives the best chance of survival.
Dr. Seth Zeidman
Dr. Seth Zeidman
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