Time (years)

Fig. 3.22. Linear increase in diameter with time: about 4 mm/year as the average of 27 untreated low-grade gliomas (data from Mandonnet et al. [11]) and about 30 mm/year in an untreated glioblastoma (data from Swanson et al. [12]).

Fig. 3.23. Comparison of linear diametrical growth of infiltrating gliomas and constant volume-doubling time (exponential) growth of solid tumors over the clinically visible portion of most tumors. Time in arbitrary units: years for low-grade and months for highgrade tumors.

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