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Treatment issues in pediatric gastric adenocarcinoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15300556     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Gastric adenocarcinoma is a rare diagnosis in children. Modern treatment includes chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and surgery and has evolved over the past decade. The authors report a case of an 8-year-old girl with gastric adenocarcinoma. The case will be followed by a brief discussion of the presentation, current management guidelines, and prognosis of this rare pediatric entity.
Authors:
Matthew T Harting; Martin L Blakely; Cynthia E Herzog; Kevin P Lally; Jaffer A Ajani; Richard J Andrassy
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  39     ISSN:  1531-5037     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  2004 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-08-09     Completed Date:  2005-04-14     Revised Date:  2013-05-28    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e8-10     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatric Surgical Oncology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anastomosis, Roux-en-Y
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / therapeutic use
Camptothecin / administration & dosage,  analogs & derivatives*
Carcinoma, Signet Ring Cell / diagnosis,  drug therapy,  genetics,  radiotherapy,  secondary,  surgery*
Catheter Ablation
Chemotherapy, Adjuvant
Child
Cisplatin / administration & dosage
Combined Modality Therapy
Female
Fluorouracil / administration & dosage
Gastrectomy
Gastritis / complications
Helicobacter Infections / complications
Helicobacter pylori
Humans
Liver Neoplasms / drug therapy,  secondary,  surgery
Lymph Node Excision
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / surgery
Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary
Pancreatectomy
Prognosis
Radiation-Sensitizing Agents / administration & dosage
Radiotherapy, Adjuvant
Remission Induction
Reoperation
Splenectomy
Stomach Neoplasms / diagnosis,  drug therapy,  genetics,  radiotherapy,  surgery*
Taxoids / administration & dosage
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Radiation-Sensitizing Agents; 0/Taxoids; 15663-27-1/Cisplatin; 15H5577CQD/docetaxel; 51-21-8/Fluorouracil; 7673326042/irinotecan; 7689-03-4/Camptothecin

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