Oxaliplatin-eluting microspheres for the treatment of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: A case report

Guido Poggi, Pietro Quaretti, Claudio Minoia, Ilaria Palumbo, Laura Villani, Alessio Amatu, Cristina Teragni, Mario Scelsi, Federico Zappoli, Giovanni Bernardo

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Abstract

Intmhepatic cholangiocarcinoma account for 13% of annual cancer-related deaths worldwide and for 3% in the USA. Patient with unresectable . disease can benefit from palliative therapies such as systemic chemotherapy. However, the only curative treatment for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma is complete surgical resection with histologically negative resection margins.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2987-2990
Number of pages4
JournalAnticancer Research
Volume28
Issue number5 B
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2008

Keywords

  • Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
  • Microspheres
  • Oxaliplatin
  • TACE

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Oncology

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