Leptomeningeal metastasis from non-small cell lung cancer: Survival and the impact of whole brain radiotherapy
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
This retrospective study, the largest published series, demonstrates the poor survival of LM from NSCLC. In this study, survival was not improved by WBRT. The survival of patients selected for IT chemotherapy and those with EGFR mutations treated with TKIs highlights the importance of developing novel agents.