Multimodality treatment of primary lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the lung.

@article{Chan1998MultimodalityTO,
  title={Multimodality treatment of primary lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the lung.},
  author={Anthony T. C. Chan and Peter Man Lung Teo and Kwok Chi Lam and Wynnie Y Y Chan and John Hei-Sing Chow and Anthony P.C. Yim and Tony Shu-Kam Mok and Wing Hong Kwan and To Wai Leung and Philip James Johnson},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1998},
  volume={83 5},
  pages={925-9}
}
BACKGROUND Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma (LELC) of the lung occurs at a higher frequency in Asian compared with Western patients. Its association with Epstein-Barr virus varies among different ethnic groups. METHODS Nine patients with primary LELC of the lung treated at a single institution with a multimodality approach comprised of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy are reported. Chemotherapy was comprised of cisplatin, 100 mg/m2, on Day 1 and 5-fluorouracil, 1 g/m2, on Days 2, 3… CONTINUE READING