Apr 28, 2013 - 3:35 am
HISTOPATHOLOGICAL STUDY AFTER BRAIN TUMOUR
Specimen : Frontal SOL
Clinical Note : High Grade glioma
Gross : Multiple soft tissue bits,5 ml in volume
Histopathological study : Section show a diffusely infiltrating astrocytoma composed of gemistocytic & fibrillary astrocytes. Moderate nuclear atypia,occasional mitotic figures and foci of patchy necrosis seen.No palisading necrosis detected.
Diagnosis : Anaplastic astrocytoma(gemistocytic)WHO grade iii.
My father is going through this phase. Brain tumour was operated on 5th april,2013 in Medica Superspecialty Hospital in KOLKATA,INDIA. Doctor has told that operation is fully successful.But he has to take radiation therapy. Can anyone please help me what exactly the treatment that he has to take? How long he can survive? He is now weak enough but everyother functionalities are normal. After operation his body weight looses 5kg.