Metastatic Tumors


At the UC Brain Tumor Center, we offer a complete array of resources to patients and families affected by metastatic brain tumors. On this section of our Web site, we provide information about metastatic brain tumors as well as details about our programs, diagnostic and treatment services, support services and clinical trials. We thank you for visiting.


Lynne’s story

The brain tumor was metastatic, caused when cancerous cells from Lynne’s lung traveled to her brain. Four days later, Lynne met the UC Brain Tumor Center team that would help save her life. Neurosurgeons removed the metastatic tumor from her left temporal lobe and performed aggressive, localized secondary treatment by lining the tumor cavity with tiny radiation seeds the size of grains of rice. Read more »