Management of solitary and multiple brain metastases from breast cancer.

Title

Management of solitary and multiple brain metastases from breast cancer.

Creator

Willett Addison; Wilkinson J Ben; Shah Chirag; Mehta Minesh P

Publisher

Indian journal of medical and paediatric oncology : official journal of Indian Society of Medical & Paediatric Oncology

Date

2015
2015-06

Description

As local and systemic control of breast cancer improves, metastasis to the brain remains a common event requiring a specialized management approach. Women diagnosed with breast cancer who develop brain metastases have superior overall survival compared to patients with other forms of metastatic carcinoma. This article summarizes some of the unique aspects of care for patients with breast cancer metastases to the brain.

Subject

breast cancer; Brain metastasis; gamma knife; radiosurgery; whole brain radiation

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Pages

87–93

Issue

2

Volume

36

Citation

Willett Addison; Wilkinson J Ben; Shah Chirag; Mehta Minesh P, “Management of solitary and multiple brain metastases from breast cancer.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed May 28, 2022, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/5212.

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