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Table 2 The mean duration time from spine metastases discovery to neurological deficits occurrence

From: Analysis of factors delaying the surgical treatment of patients with neurological deficits in the course of spinal metastatic disease

Type of neoplasm The mean duration time from metastatic spine disease diagnosis to neurological deficits occurrence (months)
Breast cancer 26
Myeloma 5
Kidney cancer 14
Prostate cancer 31
Lymphoma 7
Lung cancer 3
Colon cancer 21
Thyroid cancer 31
Gastric cancer 3
Others 6