Farrugia-1996

MethodsRetrospective case series
Participants and Country101 patients with CUP. Adenocarcinoma or undifferentiate carcinoma. UK
InterventionsPlatinum based chemotherapy or single agent 5-fluorouracil.
OutcomesTreatment response, overall survival, toxicity, symptom relief.
Prognostic factors (univariate)Metastatic site, number of metastatic sites
Prognostic factors (multivariate)None reported
Notes

From: Guideline chapter 3, Factors Influencing Management

Cover of Diagnosis and Management of Metastatic Malignant Disease of Unknown Primary Origin
Diagnosis and Management of Metastatic Malignant Disease of Unknown Primary Origin.
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 104.
National Collaborating Centre for Cancer (UK).
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