Table 4.

Response to WBRT in patients with brain metastases from various tumor types (N = 108)

Tumor typeComplete response (%)Partial response (%)
Small cell carcinoma3744
Breast cancer3530
Squamous cell carcinoma2531
Adenocarcinoma (nonbreast)1436
Renal cell carcinoma046
Melanoma00
All metastases2435
  • NOTE: Data from Nieder et al. (13).