[Case of gastric cancer with isolated brain metastasis successfully managed by gamma knife radiotherapy and chemotherapy].

@article{Hizawa2008CaseOG,
  title={[Case of gastric cancer with isolated brain metastasis successfully managed by gamma knife radiotherapy and chemotherapy].},
  author={Kazuoki Hizawa and Yuko Nagata and Masahiko Taniguchi and Mari Nakamori and Takayuki Matsumoto and Mitsuo Iida},
  journal={Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai zasshi = The Japanese journal of gastro-enterology},
  year={2008},
  volume={105 8},
  pages={1200-4}
}
We describe a 51-year-old man case of a huge gastric cancer with an initial presentation of isolated brain metastasis. The patient was successfully managed by gamma knife radiotherapy, followed by chemotherapy using 5-fluorouracil and cisplatin. He has continued oral administration of TS-1 on an outpatient basis with disease free survival for more than one year.