Complete remission of metastatic and relapsed uterine cervical cancers using weekly administration of bevacizumab and paclitaxel/carboplatin.

@article{Takano2009CompleteRO,
  title={Complete remission of metastatic and relapsed uterine cervical cancers using weekly administration of bevacizumab and paclitaxel/carboplatin.},
  author={Masashi Takano and Yoshihiro Kikuchi and Tsunekazu Kita and Tomoko Goto and Tomoyuki Yoshikawa and Masafumi Kato and Akio Watanabe and Naoki Sasaki and Morikazu Miyamoto and Hiromi Inoue and Miki Ohbayashi},
  journal={Onkologie},
  year={2009},
  volume={32 10},
  pages={595-7}
}
BACKGROUND Palliative therapy is usually employed for the treatment of metastatic or relapsed cervical cancer. Many agents including cisplatin have been used for fighting the tumor; however, the gold standard therapy has not yet been confirmed. CASE REPORT Two cases of recurrent metastatic or refractory cervical cancer successfully treated with weekly administration of bevacizumab (2 mg/kg), paclitaxel (80 mg/m(2)), and carboplatin (area under the curve (AUC) = 2.0) are presented. 1 course of… CONTINUE READING

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