How long patient with brain tumour can survive?
What CuroMe Users Say's,
Prognosis of brain tumour varies with grade and histopathological diagnosis of tumour. For commonly seen astrocytic tumour prognosis is
Low grade tumour (grade 2)
The average survival time after surgery is 6 - 8 years. More than 40% of people live more than 10 years.
High grade tumours
Grade 3: Anaplastic glioma
About 27% of people diagnosed with a high grade Astrocytomas live for five years or more.
Grade 4 Glioblastoma: The average survival time is 12-18 months - only 25% of Glioblastoma patients survive more than one year, and only 5% of patients survive more than five years.