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Prognostic Value of Brain Metastasis Free Interval in Patients with Breast Cancer Brain Metastases.

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Summary of "Prognostic Value of Brain Metastasis Free Interval in Patients with Breast Cancer Brain Metastases."

In patients with breast cancer brain metastases (BCBM), time between primary tumor diagnosis and appearance of brain metastases varies widely. Despite being a readily available clinical parameter, it remains unclear whether brain metastasis free interval (BMFI) carries prognostic value among breast cancer patients. The aim of this study was to compare characteristics and overall survival among patients with varying BMFIs and to assess the prognostic role, if any, for BMFI.

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Name: World neurosurgery
ISSN: 1878-8769
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