Intracarotid Infusion of BCNU or CIS-Platinum in Patients with Malignant Glioma

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Identifier 19860227_nanos_chemotherneurosympos_02
Title Intracarotid Infusion of BCNU or CIS-Platinum in Patients with Malignant Glioma
Creator Foo, Sun Hoo; Choi, In Sup; Berenstein, Alejandro; Wise, Arlene; Ransohoff, Joseph; Budzilovich, Gleb; Kupersmith, Mark J
Subject Intracarotid Infusion; CIS-Platinum; Malignant Glioma; Radical Surgical Resection; Carotid Artery
Description In spite of intense efforts to improve survival over the past 20 years, malignant glioma remains a fatal disease. The best treatment results using the combined modalities of radical surgical resection, 6000 rads of whole brain rad i at1. on, an d intravenous BCNU o ff er, at b est, 20 - 30% two year survey 1(1,2,3,4,4a) The major chemotherapeutic limitation has been cumulative myelosuppression and delayed pulmonary, hepatic and renal toxicity of BCNU. Attempts to improve survival utilizing high dose BCNU with autologous bone marrow infusion is cumbersome and associated with significant toxicity(5).
Relation is Part of Chemotherapy in Neuro-Ophthalmology Symposium
Contributor Primary Feldon, Steven E
Contributor Secondary Kupersmith, Mark J
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Format Creation application/pdf
Source 1986 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 1986. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit:
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6gb59rs
Setname ehsl_novel_nam
Date Created 2014-02-26
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 183578
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