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Table 3 Summary of survival outcomes after diagnosis of brain metastases [32, 33, 37]

From: Surgical management of lung, liver and brain metastases from gynecological cancers: a literature review

Primary Site Median survival (months) Surgery alone (months) WBRT (months) Surgery + WBRT (months) Multimodal Surgery + RT +/− Chemo (months)
Ovarian 6.4 (1–28) 6.7 4.5 17 20
Endometrial 5 (0.1-171) 2.25 (1–18) 2 (0.25-17) Not available 22 (2.1-84)
Cervical 4 (0.1-72) 4 (1–7) 3 (0.1-22.6) (+/− chemo) 7.1 (1–72) (+/− chemo) SRS + other modality13.7 (5–22.5)
  1. WBRT whole brain radiotherapy, RT radiotherapy, SRS stereotactic radiosurgery