Long-term survival in an ovarian cancer patient with brain metastases.

@article{Micha2004LongtermSI,
  title={Long-term survival in an ovarian cancer patient with brain metastases.},
  author={John Paul Micha and Bram H. Goldstein and Jill V. Hunter and Mark A. Rettenmaier and John W. Brown},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2004},
  volume={92 3},
  pages={978-80}
}
BACKGROUND Central nervous system (CNS) metastases from ovarian adenocarcinoma are uncommon. The long-term prognosis for these patients is poor, with studies reporting a mean survival of less than 12 months. CASE We present a case involving a 57-year-old woman diagnosed and treated for primary ovarian cancer in 1994. She underwent optimal cytoreductive… CONTINUE READING