Gamma-knife radiosurgery as an optimal treatment modality for brain metastases from epithelial ovarian cancer.

@article{Lee2008GammaknifeRA,
  title={Gamma-knife radiosurgery as an optimal treatment modality for brain metastases from epithelial ovarian cancer.},
  author={Yoo Kyung Lee and Noh-Hyun Park and Jae Weon Kim and Yong Sang Song and S Kang and H Lee},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2008},
  volume={108 3},
  pages={505-9}
}
OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study are to analyze the clinical feature and overall survival rate of patients with brain metastases from epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) and to compare the treatment outcomes of gamma-knife radiosurgery (GKS) and whole-brain radiation therapy (WBRT). METHODS A retrospective chart review of patients diagnosed with brain metastases from EOC in a single institution between 1983 and 2005 was performed. Of 1413 patients with EOC, 18 (1.3%) developed brain… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 37 extracted citations

Brain Metastases from Ovarian Carcinoma

ISRN oncology • 2011
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Frontiers in Ovarian Cancer Science

Comprehensive Gynecology and Obstetrics • 2017
View 3 Excerpts

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 26 references

Brain Metastases in Patients with Ovarian Carcinoma: Prognostic Factors and Outcome

Journal of Neuro-Oncology • 2004
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Brainmetastases fromepithelial ovarian cancer : a review of the literature

PectasidesM PectasidesD, EconomopoulosT
Oncologist • 2006

Brain metastases.

Current opinion in neurology • 2005
View 1 Excerpt

Management of brain metastases.

Seminars in oncology • 2004
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…