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NCT02046187 : Ketogenic Diet With Radiation and Chemotherapy for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma
PhasePhase 1/Phase 2
AgesMin: 18 Years Max: 80 Years
Inclusion Criteria:

- adult patients, 18 - 80 years of age,

- a single enhancing lesion of the brain with MRI appearance consistent with GBM

- Pathologic confirmation of GBM

- Zubrod Performance Scale (ZPS) < 2

- Must be able to undergo MRI imaging with gadolinium

- Must have access to a computer and the internet (to use KetoCalculator© on-line

Exclusion Criteria:

- unable to undergo MRI with gadolinium

- genetic disorders of fat metabolism

- patients receiving sodium valproate (may cause false ketone reading in urine)

- diabetes

- enrolled in another treatment trial for GBM
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