Intra-arterial infusion chemotherapy in combination with a biscoclaurine alkaloid, Cepharanthin, to treat bone metastasis arising from renal cell carcinoma.

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A 64-year-old man with iliac bone metastasis from left renal cell carcinoma was treated by intra-arterial infusion chemotherapy using vinblastine and epirubicine in combination with a biscoclaurine alkaloid, Cepharanthin. A good response was confirmed by computed tomography scan and the symptoms related to the metastatic lesion were much improved. Partial… (More)

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@article{Shichiri1994IntraarterialIC, title={Intra-arterial infusion chemotherapy in combination with a biscoclaurine alkaloid, Cepharanthin, to treat bone metastasis arising from renal cell carcinoma.}, author={Yasumasa Shichiri and Tomomi Kanba and Shigeru Yoshida and Yasuyuki Arai and Yoshiyuki Kakehi and Osamu Yoshida}, journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association}, year={1994}, volume={1 4}, pages={349-51} }