Brain Tumor Treatment

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Treatment of brain tumor depends on a number of factors like location, type and size of the tumor, age and health of the patient. Treatment options include surgery (mostly preferred), radiation therapy, chemotherapy and targeted therapy. Chemotherapy is given orally, intravenous or through wafers delivered to brain. Commonly used drugs include vincristine, lomustine, carmustine, procarbazine, temozolomide.

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