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Document type:
Case Reports; Journal Article; Article 
Author(s):
Verbeek, M; Fend, F; Licht, T; Büschenfelde, CM; Stollfuss, J; Peschel, C; Duyster, J 
Title:
T-cell lymphoproliferative disorder potentially induced by imatinib in a patient with GIST. 
Abstract:
A 71-year-old male patient was diagnosed as having a KIT-positive gastrointestinal stromal tumor located at the gastric antrum. With no signs of distant metastasis, the patient primarily underwent gastric surgery with antrectomy and Billroth-I-reconstruction. Owing to tumor size and mitotic index, the patient was considered at high risk of tumor relapse and thus was entered into a clinical trial to receive adjuvant imatinib treatment. 4 months after initiation of imatinib treatment, the patient...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Nat Rev Clin Oncol 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
116-9 
Print-ISSN:
1759-4774 
TUM Institution:
III. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik (Hämatologie / Onkologie)