Metastatic malignant neoplasm to brain

Known as: Metastatic Tumor to the Brain, metastatic cancer to brain, brain metastatic tumors 
A malignant neoplasm that has spread to the brain from another anatomic site or system. The majority are carcinomas (usually lung or breast… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Ceritinib is a next-generation anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) inhibitor, which has shown robust anti-tumour efficacy… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Background In LUX-Lung 7, the irreversible ErbB family blocker, afatinib, significantly improved progression-free survival (PFS… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Purpose Most crizotinib-treated patients with anaplastic lymphoma kinase gene ( ALK)-rearranged non-small-cell lung cancer (ALK… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Immune checkpoint inhibitors, including those targeting the programmed cell death 1/programmed cell death ligand 1 and cytotoxic… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND We compared the safety and efficacy of ipilimumab and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) to SRS alone for newly diagnosed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Brain metastases occur in up to 40% of all patients with systemic cancer. We aimed to assess whether stereotactic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE Population-based estimates of the incidence of brain metastases are not generally available. The purpose of this study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE Multiple brain metastases are a common health problem, frequently diagnosed in patients with cancer. The prognosis, even… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT For the treatment of a single metastasis to the brain, surgical resection combined with postoperative radiotherapy is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To assess the efficacy of surgical resection of brain metastases from extracranial primary cancer, we randomly assigned patients… (More)
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