Ovarian small cell carcinoma

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Ovarian small cell carcinoma

Ovarian small cell carcinoma is a rare cancer that typically occurs in young women. It is an aggressive tumor that can metastasize to other parts of the body. Ovarian small cell carcinoma is associated with hypercalcemia and is usually treated with platinum or etoposide-based chemotherapy.
 

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Ovarian small cell carcinoma" returned 4 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Small cell ovarian carcinoma: genomic stability and responsiveness to therapeutics.
 

Author(s): Lisa F Gamwell, Karen Gambaro, Maria Merziotis, Colleen Crane, Suzanna L Arcand, Valerie Bourada, Christopher Davis, Jeremy A Squire, David G Huntsman, Patricia N Tonin, Barbara C Vanderhyden

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The biology of small cell ovarian carcinoma of the hypercalcemic type (SCCOHT), which is a rare and aggressive form of ovarian cancer, is poorly understood. Tumourigenicity, in vitro growth characteristics, genetic and genomic anomalies, and sensitivity to standard and novel chemotherapeutic ...

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2013

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Complete remission of ovarian small cell carcinoma treated with irinotecan and cisplatin: a case report.
 

Author(s): Maki Saitoh-Sekiguchi, Kenji Nakahara, Takanobu Kojimahara, Tsuyoshi Ohta, Jun Kawagoe, Tsuyosi Ohnuki, Tadashi Hayasaka, Teiichi Motoyama, Hirohisa Kurachi

Journal: Anticancer Res.. ;27(4C):2685-7.

 

Small cell carcinoma of the ovary is a rare type of ovarian carcinoma with a very poor prognosis.

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2007

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Phase I-II and pharmacokinetic study of gemcitabine combined with oxaliplatin in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer and ovarian carcinoma.
 

Author(s): S Faivre, T Le Chevalier, C Monnerat, F Lokiec, S Novello, J Taieb, P Pautier, C Lhommé, P Ruffié, L Kayitalire, J-P Armand, E Raymond

Journal: Ann. Oncol.. 2002 Sep;13(9):1479-89.

 

The aim of this study was to determine the toxicity profile, the recommended dose (RD) and the pharmacokinetic parameters, and to evaluate the antitumor activity of gemcitabine combined with oxaliplatin in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and ovarian carcinoma (OC).

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2002

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International Ovarian & Testicular Stromal Tumor Registry
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ovarian Stromal Tumor; Testicular Stromal Tumors; Ovarian Small Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2014

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Vaccine Therapy With or Without Sirolimus in Treating Patients With NY-ESO-1 Expressing Solid Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Anaplastic Astrocytoma; Adult Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma; Adult Giant Cell Glioblastoma; Adult Glioblastoma; Adult Gliosarcoma; Adult Mixed Glioma; Adult Primary Hepatocellular Carcinoma; Chondrosarcoma; Clear Cell Sarcoma of the Kidney; Conjunctival Kaposi Sarcoma; Estrogen Receptor-negative Breast Cancer; Estrogen Receptor-positive Breast Cancer; Hormone-resistant Prostate Cancer; Limited Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer; Localized Resectable Adult Primary Liver Cancer; Male Breast Cancer; Mast Cell Sarcoma; Ovarian Sarcoma; Recurrent Adult Brain Tumor; Recurrent Adult Primary Liver Cancer; Recurrent Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Recurrent Bladder Cancer; Recurrent Breast Cancer; Recurrent Colon Cancer; Recurrent Esophageal Cancer; Recurrent Ewing Sarcoma/Peripheral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor; Recurrent Gastric Cancer; Recurrent Kaposi Sarcoma; Recurrent Melanoma; Recurrent Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Recurrent Osteosarcoma; Recurrent Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Recurrent Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Recurrent Prostate Cancer; Recurrent Rectal Cancer; Recurrent Renal Cell Cancer; Recurrent Small Cell Lung Cancer; Recurrent Uterine Sarcoma; Small Intestine Leiomyosarcoma; Stage I Colon Cancer; Stage I Rectal Cancer; Stage I Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IA Breast Cancer; Stage IA Gastric Cancer; Stage IA Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IA Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IB Breast Cancer; Stage IB Gastric Cancer; Stage IB Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IB Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IC Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IC Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage II Breast Cancer; Stage II Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIA Colon Cancer; Stage IIA Gastric Cancer; Stage IIA Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Stage IIA Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIA Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIA Rectal Cancer; Stage IIB Colon Cancer; Stage IIB Esophageal Cancer; Stage IIB Gastric Cancer; Stage IIB Melanoma; Stage IIB Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Stage IIB Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIB Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIB Rectal Cancer; Stage IIC Colon Cancer; Stage IIC Melanoma; Stage IIC Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIC Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIC Rectal Cancer; Stage III Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIIA Breast Cancer; Stage IIIA Colon Cancer; Stage IIIA Esophageal Cancer; Stage IIIA Gastric Cancer; Stage IIIA Melanoma; Stage IIIA Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Stage IIIA Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIIA Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIIA Rectal Cancer; Stage IIIB Breast Cancer; Stage IIIB Colon Cancer; Stage IIIB Esophageal Cancer; Stage IIIB Gastric Cancer; Stage IIIB Melanoma; Stage IIIB Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIIB Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIIB Rectal Cancer; Stage IIIC Breast Cancer; Stage IIIC Colon Cancer; Stage IIIC Esophageal Cancer; Stage IIIC Gastric Cancer; Stage IIIC Melanoma; Stage IIIC Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IIIC Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IIIC Rectal Cancer; Stage IV Bladder Cancer; Stage IV Esophageal Cancer; Stage IV Gastric Cancer; Stage IV Melanoma; Stage IV Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Stage IV Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Stage IV Prostate Cancer; Stage IV Renal Cell Cancer; Stage IV Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IVA Colon Cancer; Stage IVA Rectal Cancer; Stage IVB Colon Cancer; Stage IVB Rectal Cancer; Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific

 

Last Updated: 30 Sep 2014

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Phase I/II Study of IMMU-132 in Patients With Epithelial Cancers
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Colorectal Cancer; Gastric Adenocarcinoma; Esophageal Cancer; Hepatocellular Carcinoma; Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Small Cell Lung Cancer; Ovarian Epithelial Cancer; Breast Cancer; Hormone-refractory Prostate Cancer; Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma; Head and Neck Cancers- Squamous Cell; Renal Cell Cancer; Bladder Cancer

 

Last Updated: 7 Mar 2014

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