Surgical resection of brain metastases from breast cancer in the modern era: clinical outcome and prognostic factors.

BACKGROUND Incidence of brain metastases (BM) from breast cancer (BC) is increasing. However, prognostic evaluation and treatment strategies are still a matter of debate. AIM To describe the clinical outcome of BM from BC treated by neurosurgical resection and to identify the actual prognostic factors in this specific population. PATIENTS AND METHODS We… (More)