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Brain Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center/Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Survival: N/R
Toxicity Grade: 4
Treatments: Chemotherapy
Country: Netherlands
City/State/Province: Rotterdam
Hospital: Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center/Erasmus University Medical Center
Journal: Link
Date: 12/2003

Patients: This multicenter Phase II trial involved 31 patients with recurrent glioblastoma multiforme.

Treatment: Patients were treated with glufosfamide, a new chemotherapy drug.

Toxicity: Toxicities included grade 3-4 hematological toxicity and grade 3 hepatotoxicity, increase in bilirubin, infection, vomiting and electrolyte disturbances.

Results: No responses were observed.

Support: The study was sponsored by Baxter Oncology.

Correspondence: Dr. M.J. van denBent

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