Brain metastases Article Report uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  • Lymphoma
  • Positron-Emission Tomography
  • Radiopharmaceuticals

abstract

  • Brain metastases are one of the most feared complications of cancer because even small tumors may cause incapacitating neurologic symptoms. This article reviews the epidemiology, clinical features, treatment, and prognosis of brain metastases from system malignancies.

publication date

  • February 2003

Research

keywords

  • Report

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0733-8619(02)00035-X

PubMed ID

  • 12690643

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1

end page

  • 23, vii

volume

  • 21

number

  • 1