Episode 117: Glioblastoma Multiforme - What would Jimmy V Do?
Senator McCain has a malignant brain tumor called a Glioblastoma Multiforme, or glioblastoma or GBM for short.
Glioblastomas are one of a class of brain tumors called Gliomas. Gliomas can be low grade which are considered pre-malginant or pre-cancerous or they can be high grade malignancies such as GBMs.
Today 2 Docs Talk about Glioblastoma Multiforme, and the difficulties associated with treating - or not treating - the tumor.