Table 1:

The main clinical features of hemangioblastomas and brain metastases

HemangioblastomasBrain Metastases
No. of patients (male/female)10:1119:11
Mean age (yr)41.1 ± 15.857.5 ± 12.0
Localization
    Cerebellar hemisphere195
    Frontal lobe112
    Choroid fissure1
    Parietal lobe8
    Occipital lobe1
    Temporal lobe4
Origin of brain metastases
    Lung carcinoma19
    Breast carcinoma2
    Gastric carcinoma2
    Esophagus carcinoma1
    Liver carcinoma2
    Melanoma1
    Colon carcinoma1
    Carcinoma of unknown origin2