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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2012, Article ID 609323, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/609323
Clinical Study

Towards Improved Prognostic Scores Predicting Survival in Patients with Brain Metastases: A Pilot Study of Serum Lactate Dehydrogenase Levels

1Department of Oncology and Palliative Medicine, Nordland Hospital, 8092 Bodø, Norway
2Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
3Radiation Oncology Unit, Nordlandssykehuset HF, P.O. Box 1480, 8092 Bodø, Norway
4Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Northern Norway, 9038 Tromsø, Norway
5Northern Norway Regional Health Authority, 8038 Bodø, Norway

Received 11 October 2011; Accepted 8 December 2011

Academic Editors: G. Moreno-Bueno, D. G. Mutch, and G. J. Pilkington

Copyright © 2012 Carsten Nieder et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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