Table 90.4Single Agents in Thymoma

AgentPatients (no.)CRPRResp dur (mo)Surv (mo)Ref. no.
Cisplatin111364
1110+65
1141366
11167
1120+68
11*2424+69
11170
210256
Total2836
Steroids122871
112359
Ifosfamide135166+60
Maytansine4021.5, 4.544
Doxorubicin30271
Vincristine20071
Chlorambucil20071
Nitrogen Mustard10071

CR = complete response; PR = partial response; resp dur = duration of response; surv = survival; RT, radiotherapy.

*

with RT.

ACTH or corticosteroids.

From: Chapter 90, Thymomas and Thymic

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Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine. 5th edition.
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