Kassem Azzouzi

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BACKGROUND Advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma is a rapidly fatal disease for which an active chemotherapy regimen is sought. Here we report the outcome of a phase II trial to assess the toxicity and efficacy of a combination of 5-fluorouracil (5-FU), leucovorin and cisplatin (CDDP). METHODS A regimen combining leucovorin (200 mg/m2/d x 5d), 5-FU (375(More)
A 74-year-old Asian woman was referred for outpatient upper and lower endoscopic screening. She had history of hyperlipidemia and vegetarianism. Her medications included atorvastatin and self-medication of oral iron for the last 10 years. Routine blood tests were normal. Esophagogastroduodenoscopy was macroscopically and histologically normal. Colonoscopy(More)
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