metastatic brain cancer

(redirected from metastatic cancer to the brain)

metastatic brain cancer

A brain tumour arising from metastatic malignancy.

Primary sites
Lung, breast, colon, kidney, melanoma.
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Pharmacyclics also has Gd-Tex, a product designed to improve the effectiveness of radiation therapy, in Phase Ib/II clinical testing for the treatment of metastatic cancer to the brain.