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  • The most defining physical symptom of astroblastoma, regardless of location, is elevated intracranial pressure, occurring when cerebrospinal fluid in the subarachnoid space exhibits heavy pressure and decreased blood flow, resulting in throbbing headache or nausea for the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most important factor for any patient when cancer is concerned - the likelihood of surviving - is still controversial for astroblastoma, but recent advances in the last decade have improved prognosis. (wikipedia.org)