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Low-dose induction radiotherapy for stomach conservation in patients with massive gastric lymphoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11016705     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Low-dose induction radiotherapy was performed in 4 patients with massive gastric lymphoma in order to treat the disease without gastrectomy. Following the radiotherapy, gastric lesions had shrunk considerably without any complications. Standard chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy could then be performed safely, and stomach conservation could be achieved in all 4 patients.
M Sato; M Uematsu; Y Hama; M Kondo; S Kutsuki; N Shigematsu; Y Ando; S Kusano; A Kubo
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Tumori     Volume:  86     ISSN:  0300-8916     ISO Abbreviation:  Tumori     Publication Date:    2000 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-10-03     Completed Date:  2000-11-02     Revised Date:  2008-12-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0111356     Medline TA:  Tumori     Country:  ITALY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  286-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Radiation Oncology, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / therapeutic use
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin / drug therapy,  pathology,  radiotherapy*
Middle Aged
Neoadjuvant Therapy
Neoplasm Staging
Radiotherapy Dosage
Remission Induction
Stomach Neoplasms / drug therapy,  pathology,  radiotherapy*
Treatment Outcome

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