Balloon-occluded arterial infusion chemotherapy, simple total hysterectomy, and radiotherapy as a useful combination-therapy for advanced cancer of the uterine cervix.

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We first performed 3 or 4 courses of balloon-occluded arterial infusion (BOAI) chemotherapy in 19 patients with advanced cancer of uterine cervix classified as stage III-IV according to the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics. In the patients in whom the first BOAI resulted in insufficient drug accumulation in tumor tissue, the ovarian… (More)

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@article{Ishiko2000BalloonoccludedAI, title={Balloon-occluded arterial infusion chemotherapy, simple total hysterectomy, and radiotherapy as a useful combination-therapy for advanced cancer of the uterine cervix.}, author={Osamu Ishiko and Toshiyuki Sumi and Tomoyo Yasui and Y Matsumoto and Naohiro Kawamura and Sachio Ogita and Toshio Kamino and Kenji Nakamura and Ryo Yamada}, journal={Oncology reports}, year={2000}, volume={7 1}, pages={141-4} }