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CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 175-180

Adaptive hypofractionated radiotherapy combined with chemotherapy and anti-angiogenic therapy for residual and recurrent glioblastoma after surgery: A case report


Department of Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Center/National Clinical Research Center for Cancer/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Jianping Xiao
17th of Panjiayuan Rd., Chaoyang District, Beijing
China
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/glioma.glioma_26_20

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Glioblastoma is the most common primary brain tumor in adults. There is no standard treatment for residual or recurrent glioblastoma and the prognosis is poor. Here, we report the case of a 72-year-old woman with a glioblastoma who underwent subtotal resection, after which her tumor recurred rapidly. Adaptive hypofractionated radiotherapy combined with temozolomide and bevacizumab was administered, resulting in a long progression-free survival. The study was approved by the Ethics Committee of Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, China.


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