Activity of T-DM1 in HER-2 positive central nervous system breast cancer metastases.

@article{Torres2014ActivityOT,
  title={Activity of T-DM1 in HER-2 positive central nervous system breast cancer metastases.},
  author={Sofia Torres and Pejman J Maralani and Sunil Verma},
  journal={BMJ case reports},
  year={2014},
  volume={2014}
}
A 55-year-old woman with metastatic human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER-2) positive breast cancer (BC) to the lungs and bones was diagnosed with central nervous system (CNS) metastases in November 2011. The MRI showed a right parietal lobe mass with adjacent leptomeningeal disease and several small bilateral cerebellar metastases. She was treated with whole brain irradiation (WBI), followed by capecitabine and lapatinib (December 2011-March 2013) and trastuzumab and lapatinib (May… CONTINUE READING

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