Michael Cecchini

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Metastatic melanoma is frequently treated with immune activating therapy, which poses a theoretical risk of inducing graft versus host disease (GVHD) in those who have received allogeneic stem cell transplantation. The literature reporting the safety of immunotherapy in post transplant patients is limited. We report two patients with metastatic melanoma who(More)
TAS-102 (trifluridine and tipiracil hydrochloride; a novel combination oral nucleoside anti-tumor agent) has recently received regulatory approval for patients with refractory metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC). Internal review of data at a single-institution showed a trend towards better overall survival (OS) for patients who experienced(More)
Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (sCJD) is a rapidly progressive neurodegenerative disorder usually affecting people between 60 and 70 years old, with only anecdotal cases presenting at 90 years or older. The clinical phenotype of sCJD is highly variable. Diagnosis of sCJD should be considered in the differential diagnosis of rapidly evolving ataxic or(More)
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