DENIS BECKER, M.D.; O. PETER SCHUMACHER, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.P.
Invasive adrenocortical carcinoma was diagnosed in two patients, 3½ and 69 years of age, respectively. Therapy with o,p'DDD was begun immediately, and the patients have survived 4 1/12 and 7 9/12 years, respectively. The prolonged survival represents possible "cure" of inoperable disease following early initiation of therapy.
BECKER D, SCHUMACHER OP. o,p'DDD Therapy in Invasive Adrenocortical Carcinoma. Ann Intern Med. ;82:677–679. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-82-5-677
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1975;82(5):677-679.
Adrenal Disorders, Endocrine and Metabolism, Endocrine Cancer, Hematology/Oncology.
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