Definition of glioblastoma in English:


Line breaks: glio|blast¦oma
Pronunciation: /ˌglʌɪə(ʊ)blaˈstəʊmə

noun (plural glioblastomas or glioblastomata /-mətə/)

  • A highly invasive glioma in the brain.
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    • Only highly malignant brain tumors, glioblastomas, were considered.
    • This treatment is available for patients who have small glioblastomas or other primary malignant brain tumors.
    • Of the other two, one had a papilloma of the choroid plexus and the other a glioblastoma.

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