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Table 1 Types of tumor origin in 153 cases of brain tumor-related epilepsy

From: Clinical characteristics of brain tumor-related epilepsy and factors influencing the identification of epilepsy-associated tumors

Origin n Percentage (%)
Primary intracranial tumor
 Glioma 57 37.3
 Meningioma 16 10.5
 Capillary hemangioblastoma 1 0.7
 Germ cell tumor 1 0.7
 Central nervous system malignant melanoma 1 0.7
 Primary central nervous system lymphoma 1 0.7
 Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor 1 0.7
Metastasis
 Lung cancer 43 28.1
 Gastrointestinal cancer 12 7.8
 Breast cancer 5 3.3
 Hematologic malignancy 4 2.6
 Genitourinary cancer 3 2.0
 Tumor of female reproductive system 2 1.3
 Malignant melanoma 2 1.3
 Nasopharyngeal carcinoma 1 0.7
Unknown Origin 3 2.0