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CNS metastases

Known as: Metastatic Neoplasm to the CNS, Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm to the Central Nervous System, metastases, CNS 
A malignant neoplasm that has spread to the central nervous system from another anatomic site or system. The majority are carcinomas (usually lung or… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
Background In metastatic breast cancer, hormone and/or human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-targeted therapy decision… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Erlotinib is effective for epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutant lung cancer, but CNS penetration at standard daily… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Brain metastases are one of the most common neurologic complications of cancer. The incidence is 9%–17% based on various studies… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To assess the safety and efficacy of neoadjuvant bevacizumab with standard chemoradiotherapy in locally advanced rectal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND We sought to determine whether a high-risk group could be defined among patients with operable breast cancer in whom a… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
As systemic therapy of metastatic breast cancer improves, CNS involvement is becoming a more widespread problem. This article… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Women with HER-2 overexpressing metastatic breast carcinoma benefit from trastuzumab-based therapy, but trastuzumab… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Pamidronate therapy previously has been shown to reduce skeletal complications effectively for up to 12 months in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The phenomenon of inhibition of tumor growth by tumor mass has been repeatedly studied, but without elucidation of a satisfactory… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The clinical findings and response to treatment of leptomeningeal metastases from solid tumors are analyzed in 90 patients… Expand
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