Multicyclic dose-intensive chemotherapy supported by autologous blood progenitor cell transplantation for relapsed small cell lung cancer.

@article{Fujimoto2003MulticyclicDC,
  title={Multicyclic dose-intensive chemotherapy supported by autologous blood progenitor cell transplantation for relapsed small cell lung cancer.},
  author={Nobukazu Fujimoto and Hiroshi Ueoka and Katsuyuki Kiura and Masahiro Tabata and Akihiro Bessho and Ichiro Takata and Kazutaka Sunami and Yasushi Hiramatsu and Kazuma Ikeda and Mitsune Tanimoto and M. D. N. Harada},
  journal={Anticancer research},
  year={2003},
  volume={23 5b},
  pages={4229-32}
}
We report two cases with small cell lung cancer (SCLC) receiving multicyclic dose-intensified chemotherapy (DI-CT) supported by autologous blood progenitor cell transplantation (ABPCT). Both cases were initially treated with cisplatin (CDDP), etoposide (ETP) and concurrent thoracic irradiation, however they had recurrent disease within a year. After… CONTINUE READING