Brain Metastases and Leptomeningeal Metastases

  • Lynn Mubita
  • Ian Lee
  • Mira Shah
  • Emilie Le Rhun
  • Steven KalkanisEmail author


This chapter explores the current consensus on the management and treatment of brain metastases and of leptomeningeal metastasis.


Brain Cancer Neoplastic meningitis Leptomeningeal disease 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lynn Mubita
    • 1
  • Ian Lee
    • 1
  • Mira Shah
    • 2
  • Emilie Le Rhun
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6
  • Steven Kalkanis
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryHenry Ford Health SystemDetroitUSA
  2. 2.Department of Radiation OncologyHenry Ford Health SystemDetroitUSA
  3. 3.Univ. Lille, U-1192LilleFrance
  4. 4.Inserm, U-1192LilleFrance
  5. 5.Neuro-oncology, Neurosurgery DepartmentCHU LilleLilleFrance
  6. 6.Neurology, Breast Cancer DepartmentOscar Lambret CenterLilleFrance

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