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Case 21-1973: Cavitary Lung Lesion in a Man with Reticulum-Cell Sarcoma on Immunosuppressive Therapy

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Cabot, RC; Castleman, B; Scully, RE; Mcneely, BU; Gardner, P; Robboy, SJ
Published in: New England Journal of Medicine
May 24, 1973

Presentation of Case A 71-year-old man was admitted to the hospital because of fever. He was well until three months previously, when anorexia developed, with epigastric pain and loss of 14 kg in weight. On admission to another hospital an abdominal mass was found, and the edge of the liver was felt 8 cm below the right costal margin. Laparotomy revealed a reticulum-cell sarcoma that involved the root of the mesentery; a biopsy of the liver was reported to be negative. Six weeks before entry cyclophosphamide, 150 mg daily, and prednisone, 60 mg daily, were instituted. The patient felt improved …. © 1973, Massachusetts Medical Society. All rights reserved.

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New England Journal of Medicine

DOI

EISSN

1533-4406

ISSN

0028-4793

Publication Date

May 24, 1973

Volume

288

Issue

21

Start / End Page

1115 / 1121

Related Subject Headings

  • General & Internal Medicine
  • 11 Medical and Health Sciences
 

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Cabot, R. C., Castleman, B., Scully, R. E., Mcneely, B. U., Gardner, P., & Robboy, S. J. (1973). Case 21-1973: Cavitary Lung Lesion in a Man with Reticulum-Cell Sarcoma on Immunosuppressive Therapy. New England Journal of Medicine, 288(21), 1115–1121. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM197305242882109
Cabot, R. C., B. Castleman, R. E. Scully, B. U. Mcneely, P. Gardner, and S. J. Robboy. “Case 21-1973: Cavitary Lung Lesion in a Man with Reticulum-Cell Sarcoma on Immunosuppressive Therapy.” New England Journal of Medicine 288, no. 21 (May 24, 1973): 1115–21. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM197305242882109.
Cabot RC, Castleman B, Scully RE, Mcneely BU, Gardner P, Robboy SJ. Case 21-1973: Cavitary Lung Lesion in a Man with Reticulum-Cell Sarcoma on Immunosuppressive Therapy. New England Journal of Medicine. 1973 May 24;288(21):1115–21.
Cabot, R. C., et al. “Case 21-1973: Cavitary Lung Lesion in a Man with Reticulum-Cell Sarcoma on Immunosuppressive Therapy.” New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 288, no. 21, May 1973, pp. 1115–21. Scopus, doi:10.1056/NEJM197305242882109.
Cabot RC, Castleman B, Scully RE, Mcneely BU, Gardner P, Robboy SJ. Case 21-1973: Cavitary Lung Lesion in a Man with Reticulum-Cell Sarcoma on Immunosuppressive Therapy. New England Journal of Medicine. 1973 May 24;288(21):1115–1121.

Published In

New England Journal of Medicine

DOI

EISSN

1533-4406

ISSN

0028-4793

Publication Date

May 24, 1973

Volume

288

Issue

21

Start / End Page

1115 / 1121

Related Subject Headings

  • General & Internal Medicine
  • 11 Medical and Health Sciences