Pelvic lymphangioleiomyomatosis treated successfully with everolimus

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BACKGROUND Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) is a rare disease affecting young women caused by abnormal proliferation of smooth muscle-like cells (LAM cells) in the lungs and extrapulmonary sites (extrapulmonary LAM). The objective of this case series is to demonstrate marked regression in 2 cases of retroperitoneal LAM after treatment with everolimus, an mTOR… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000004562

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@inproceedings{Wahid2017PelvicLT, title={Pelvic lymphangioleiomyomatosis treated successfully with everolimus}, author={Sharjil Wahid and Ping Chia Chiang and Hao Luo and Shun-Chen Huang and Eing-Mei Tsai and Po Hui Chiang}, booktitle={Medicine}, year={2017} }