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Oligoastrocytoma grade 3 treatment (HELP!)

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Old 06-19-2013, 08:56 PM   #1
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Exclamation Oligoastrocytoma grade 3 treatment (HELP!)

I just had a craniotomy two weeks ago for a recurrent right frontal lobe oligoastrocytoma. It is now graded as anaplastic mainly oligo with deletions and all other favorable markers. I am starting temodar again next week. I am in Michigan and I am being seen by a major brain tumor center. I am so scared and I am willing to travel anywhere for a second opinion. What brain tumor center is considered the best in the US?

Thank you for any help!!

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Old 07-05-2013, 10:55 AM   #2
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Re: Oligoastrocytoma grade 3 treatment (HELP!)

I am being seen at Mayo's Rochester brain tumor center. It is supposed to be the best in the country. I see Dr. Hammack (NO) and Dr. Meyer (Neurosurgeon), two of the best. I'd recommend them all very highly. I have surgery scheduled for Thursday of this week.

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