RE: [MOL] alternative/new treatments - Uri [02739] Medicine On Line


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RE: [MOL] alternative/new treatments - Uri



Uri:  You could check in to stereotactic body radiosurgery at Staten Island
University Hospital in New York.  Your friend June

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Uri Tolkowsky [SMTP:hobb@hotbot.com]
> Sent:	Wednesday, January 27, 1999 5:33 AM
> To:	mol-cancer@lists.meds.com
> Subject:	[MOL] alternative/new treatments
> 
> hi all of you
> 
> a good friend of mine, leaving in belgium, had received the following
> diagnosis.
> i decided to check for him any available treatment besides the one given
> by his doctor.
> 
> it would be great if any of you could help with this.
> 
> the diagnosis is as follows:
> 
> 1) a bronchial swab obtained after aspiration through a bronchoscopy shows
> an inflammation of type PAP V. a bronchial biopsy obtained through a
> bronchoscopy shows a moderately differentiated flat carcinoma in the
> epithelium.
> 2) cold-slides after mediastinal scopy: there is a metastesis of a
> well-differentiated epithelial flat carcinoma in the paratracheal segment
> right.
> 
> Thorical CT-scan shows:
> There is a tumoral mass in the apical segment right of the lower lobe,
> with associated compression of the bronchius there and contiguous, up
> against the large scissure of which the mass can not be delineated in
> frontal view.
> There is a concomitant pathological glandular mass in the retrocaval
> segment right of the Lodge of Barretti.
> 
> A bronchial carcinoma was detected on this patient, afflicted with a
> persistent cough. A metastasis was found on a lymf gland in the
> paratracheal segment right. No long-distance metastases could be detected.
> Neither cranial CT-scan, stomachal CT-scan or skeletal scintigraphy put
> forward any argument for metastases.
> 
> Treatment: chemotherapy with TAXOL/PARAPLATINUM.
> 
> Thanks  for any of you that can advice.
> 
> sam hobb
> 
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