[A case of advanced gastric cancer with invasion of pancreas effectively treated by combined chemotherapy of TS-1 and paclitaxel (TXL)].


The patient was a 55-year-old woman who had unresectable advanced gastric cancer with celiac lymph node metastases and invasion of pancreas. The lesions were considered surgically incurable, so she was placed on neoadjuvant chemotherapy consisting of TS-1 and low-dose CDDP, for a total of 3 courses of TS-1 (100 mg/day, 12 weeks) and 2 courses of low-dose… (More)