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Treatment of metastatic sweat gland carcinoma by a four drug combination chemotherapy: Response in two cases

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Two patients with metastatic sweat gland carcinoma were treated with a combination chemotherapy consisting of adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, vincristine and bleomycin. In one patient, a complete remission of two years’ duration, and in the other a partial remission (4 + months) were achieved. A review of the literature about chemotherapy in metastatic sweat gland carcinoma is given.

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Mezger, J., Remberger, K., Schalhorn, A. et al. Treatment of metastatic sweat gland carcinoma by a four drug combination chemotherapy: Response in two cases. Med. Oncol. & Tumor Pharmacother. 3, 29–34 (1986). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02934573

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Keywords

  • Vincristine
  • Bleomycin
  • Adriamycin
  • Combination Chemotherapy
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma