Thiotepa-based high-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem-cell rescue in patients with recurrent or progressive CNS germ cell tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Germinoma
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Thiotepa

abstract

  • Dose escalation of chemotherapy followed by ASCR is effective therapy for patients with recurrent CNS germinomas and might be effective in patients with recurrent NGGCTs with a low tumor burden.

publication date

  • December 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2004.11.053

PubMed ID

  • 15143087

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1934

end page

  • 43

volume

  • 22

number

  • 10