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040 _aTata Memorial Hospital
041 _aEnglish
082 _a
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100 _aBakshi A
245 _aSuccessful complete regression of isolated intramedullary spinal cord metastases from epithelial ovarian carcinoma with chemotherapy and radiotherapy
260 _c2006
300 _a136-138
490 _a
_vVol 43 Issues 3
520 _aAdvances in the management of ovarian cancer by use of aggressive surgery and effective platinum-based chemotherapy have prolonged survival; this may have resulted in an alteration of the metastatic pattern of the disease and spread to unusual sites (e.g., CNS) has become more common. Also, with the availability of more sensitive imaging techniques, these tumors are being diagnosed with increasing frequency. Intramedullary spinal cord metastasis is rare. We report one such case treated successfully with chemotherapy and radiotherapy with long-term survival
650 _a Radiotherapy,,
650 _a Chemotherapy
650 _a ovarian cancer
650 _aIntramedullary metastases
650 _a
700 _aParikh PM
700 _aNair R
700 _aPrasad N
700 _aDeshmukh C
700 _adrgbiswas@yahoo.com
700 _aBiswas G
773 _078063
_aIndian Journal of Cancer
856 _u\LibMM01ArticlesAR5931.pdf
906 _aJul-Sep
907 _a17065773
907 _aCase Report
907 _aIndia
907 _aMedical Oncology
907 _aTMH
907 _aTMC
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