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Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2013 Nov;40(12):2207-9.

[A patient with advanced gastric cancer who responded to neoadjuvant S-1 plus cisplatin chemotherapy].

[Article in Japanese]

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  • 1Dept. of Surgery, Saiseikai Kumamoto Hospital.


The patient was a 49-year-old man who was diagnosed as having gastric cancer and was suspected of having lymph node metastasis on computed tomography( CT) scans. He received neoadjuvant chemotherapy with S-1 and cisplatin (CDDP). He underwent total gastrectomy after 2 courses of neoadjuvant chemotherapy. The pathological effect was Grade 1b. The patient was treated with oral S-1 as postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy on an outpatient basis, and there are no signs of recurrence as of 3 years and 10 months after surgery.

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