Response of atypical pulmonary carcinid tumors to chemotherapy. A retrospective study of 37 patients

Guigay J.
Poster presented at the12th World Conference on Lung Cancer, Seoul, Korea, September 2007.



This retrospective review of 37 patients with atypical pulmonary carcinoid tumors shows a response rate to first-line chemotherapy of 32%. More objective responses and prolonged stable diseases were observed in metastatic patients treated with 5-FU and streptozotocin-based regimen.

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