Brain metastasis in pediatric extracranial solid tumors: survey and literature review

Kebudi R. , Ayan I. , Gorgun O. , AĞAOĞLU F., Vural S., Darendeliler E.

JOURNAL OF NEURO-ONCOLOGY, vol.71, no.1, pp.43-48, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 71 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11060-004-4840-y
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEURO-ONCOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.43-48


Objectives: Brain is a rare site of metastasis in most extracranial pediatric solid tumors. The aim of this study is to investigate the incidence, treatment, prognosis of brain metastasis in extracranial pediatric malignant tumors in a single institution and to review the literature.