Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Surgery May Add Months or Years of Survival For Adults With Rare And Deadly Brain Cancers

Newswise imageFor adult patients with brainstem high-grade gliomas -- one of the rarest and deadliest forms of brain cancer -- surgically removing the entire tumor may add many months or potentially years of survival beyond that offered by radiation and chemotherapy, according to results of a medical records study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.