Hormonal ablation as effective therapy for carcinomatous meningitis from prostatic carcinoma Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • CA-125 Antigen
  • Fallopian Tube Neoplasms
  • Ovarian Neoplasms
  • Peritoneal Neoplasms
  • Preoperative Care
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Patients with hormone-naive metastatic prostatic carcinoma manifested as carcinomatous meningitis should be considered for hormonal ablative therapy. This is preferred to the use of intrathecal chemotherapy, which has limited efficacy.

publication date

  • January 1994

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1097-0142(19940401)73:7<1892::AID-CNCR2820730720>3.0.CO;2-C

PubMed ID

  • 8137217

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1892

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 73

number

  • 7