A case report of complete remission of pulmonary metastases from epithelioid sarcoma to navelbine chemotherapy.

@article{Tariq2012ACR,
  title={A case report of complete remission of pulmonary metastases from epithelioid sarcoma to navelbine chemotherapy.},
  author={Zeeshan Tariq and Abhimanyu Ghose and Muhammad Z. Bawany and Bilal Bin Saeed and Iman Mohamed and David Harmon},
  journal={American journal of therapeutics},
  year={2012},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={e95-7}
}
Management of soft tissue sarcomas can be very challenging because they have a high rate of metastasis, especially to the lungs, and respond very poorly to the currently available chemotherapeutic drugs. We present a case of epithelioid sarcoma in which complete remission of pulmonary metastases was observed after treatment with a single agent, navelbine, a vinca alkaloid, and a potential therapeutic agent. The patient has been persistently free of metastases for 4 years since treatment with… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…