Management of "unfavourable" carcinoma of unknown primary site: synthesis of recent literature.

@article{Amela2012ManagementO,
  title={Management of "unfavourable" carcinoma of unknown primary site: synthesis of recent literature.},
  author={Eric Yaovi Amela and G{\'e}raldine Lauridant-Philippin and Sophie Cousin and Thomas Ryckewaert and Antoine A. Adenis and Nicolas Penel},
  journal={Critical reviews in oncology/hematology},
  year={2012},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={213-23}
}
Carcinomas of unknown primary (CUP) approximately represent 2-3% of all adult cancers. Various clinicopathological subsets of CUP have been identified, which may be treated with tailored approaches. Nevertheless, 80% of CUP do not fall into these subsets. Even when at least 4 prognostic models have been developed and validated in independent patient cohorts, there is no consensus or reliable guidance for estimating the prognosis of these "unfavourable" CUP. Consequently, targeting patients who… CONTINUE READING

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