A Comprehensive Meta-Analysis of Association between EGFR Mutation Status and Brain Metastases in NSCLC

@article{Tan2019ACM,
  title={A Comprehensive Meta-Analysis of Association between EGFR Mutation Status and Brain Metastases in NSCLC},
  author={Li Tan and Yinying Wu and Xiaowei Ma and Yanli Yan and Shuai Shao and Jiaxin Liu and Hailin Ma and Rui Liu and Linyan Chai and Juan Ren},
  journal={Pathology \& Oncology Research},
  year={2019},
  volume={25},
  pages={791-799}
}
Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation have different clinicopathological characteristics compared with EGFR wild type NSCLC. A growing number of studies focused on the relevance between EGFR mutation status and brain metastases (BM) in NSCLC, but it remains controversial. Therefore, this study performed a comprehensive meta-analysis to untangle this issue. Several electronic databases including Pubmed, Embase, Web of science and Cochrane… Expand
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