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Neoplasia

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Which of the following carcinoma most frequently metastasizes to brain? (AIIMS May 2014)



A Small cell carcinoma lung

B Prostate cancer

C Rectal carcinoma

D Endometrial cancer

Ans. A Small cell carcinoma of lung (Ref: Harrison 17th/2458; Robbins 8th/1339, 7th/1410)

Small cell carcinoma of lung most commonly metastasize to the brain. It accounts for about 40% of brain metastases.

Other Tumors Metastasizing to Brain are carcinomas of • Breast, • Melanoma, • Kidney, • GIT

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