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NCT01535911 : Pilot Study of a Metabolic Nutritional Therapy for the Management of Primary Brain Tumors
AgesMin: 18 Years Max: 90 Years
- Inclusion Criteria:

- Adult subjects over age 18 with biopsy proven GBM diagnosis

- Measurable disease after standard therapies

- Eastern Cancer Oncology Group performance status < or =2; and

- Life expectancy >3 months.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Diagnosis of diabetes mellitus that is being treated by medication

- Concomitant use of glucocorticosteroids

- Cholecystectomy within 1 year prior to study entry

- Inability to adhere to or tolerate dietary protocol

- Active malignancy other than primary brain tumor requiring therapy

- Participation in an investigational study within 2 weeks prior to study entry; Major
co-morbidities such as liver, kidney or heart failure that in the judgment of the
investigators would disqualify the subject from the trial

- Pregnancy

- Inability to give informed consent
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