Pharmacokinetics of sunitinib in hemodialysis.

  title={Pharmacokinetics of sunitinib in hemodialysis.},
  author={Hassane Izzedine and Marie-Christine Etienne-Grimaldi and Nicole Ren{\'e}e and St{\'e}phane Vignot and G{\'e}rard Milano},
  journal={Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology},
  volume={20 1},
Clear-cell renal carcinoma is the most common cancer of the kidney [1]. Up to 30% of patients with renal-cell carcinoma present with metastatic disease [2, 3] and recurrence develops in 40% of affected patients treated for a localized tumor [2, 4]. Long-term dialysis is a risk factor since prevalence in hemodialysis and renal transplant patients is 40–100 times higher than in the general population [6, 7]. Sunitinib is an orally administered inhibitor of tyrosine kinase targeting the vascular… CONTINUE READING
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