Results of chemotherapy for pulmonary metastases of carcinoma of the cervix in patients after primary surgical and radiotherapeutic management.

@article{Panek2007ResultsOC,
  title={Results of chemotherapy for pulmonary metastases of carcinoma of the cervix in patients after primary surgical and radiotherapeutic management.},
  author={Grzegorz Panek and Krzysztof Gawrychowski and Piotr Sobiczewski and Pawel Derlatka and Anna Dańska-Bidzińska and Leszek Jaroslaw Gmyrek and Mariusz Bidziński},
  journal={International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society},
  year={2007},
  volume={17 5},
  pages={1056-61}
}
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of chemotherapy of pulmonary metastases from invasive carcinoma of the cervix, which were detected after a disease-free period after initial treatment with surgery or radiotherapy. Fifty patients with radiologically proven pulmonary metastases were treated with chemotherapy. All patients received a platinum-5-fluorouracil (PF) program: cisplatin 75 mg/m(2) and 5-fluorouracil 800 mg/m(2) every 4 weeks. The overall 1- and 3-year survival after… CONTINUE READING