NCI Definition: A malignant neoplasm that has spread to the brain from another anatomic site or system. The majority are carcinomas (usually lung or breast carcinomas). [1]

Significant Genes in Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm in the Brain



Disease Details

Metastases to brain parenchyma, NOS, Metast. to brain parenchyma, NOS, Metastatic Tumor to the Brain, Brain Metastasis, Brain Metastases, Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm to the Brain, Metastatic Neoplasm to the Brain
Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.