[Long-term survival after surgical resection of a cancer of unknown primary site-a case report].

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We report a case of long-term survival after combination chemotherapy and surgical resection of a cancer of unknown primary site[ CUPs]. A septuagenarian female was identified as having high blood levels of carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) during follow-up monitoring of asthma. Endoscopy and imaging studies including computed tomography (CT) and positron… (More)

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@article{Tsukao2013LongtermSA, title={[Long-term survival after surgical resection of a cancer of unknown primary site-a case report].}, author={Yukiko Tsukao and Jeong ho Moon and Kenji Kobayashi and Satoshi Hyuga and Teruhiro Chono and Risa Watanabe and Takashi Matsumoto and Hiroyoshi Takemoto and Ko Takachi and Kiyonori Nishioka and Taro Aoki and Yoshio Uemura}, journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy}, year={2013}, volume={40 12}, pages={2451-3} }