Metastatic melanoma to the brain: surgery and radiation is still the standard of care.


Malignant melanoma with brain metastases remains a difficult disease to treat. Patients presenting with disease affecting the central nervous system (CNS) have a poor prognosis. Treatment depends on a number of factors, including the size and number of lesions, performance status, comorbidities, and presenting symptoms. Physicians and patients must weigh… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11864-013-0228-6