A recent study published in Clinical Genitourinary Cancer has shown that stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) is effective for controlling renal cell carcinoma (RCC) brain metastases, although the effectiveness of SRS is not so good with larger metastatic tumours.

In the study, more than half of the patients treated with SRS survived beyond a year, and there were no differences in survival for patients with multiple brain metastases (5 or more).

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