Activity of pemetrexed against brain metastases in a patient with adenocarcinoma of the lung
Journal Paper/Review - Sep 1, 2009
Omlin Aurelius, D'Addario G, Gillessen Sommer Silke, Cerny Thomas, Vonhessling A, Früh Martin
A 53-year-old woman was with adenocarcinoma of the lung metastatic to the brain was treated after several lines of chemotherapy with pemetrexed. After six cycles an impressive regression of the brain metastases was documented. A brief review of the literature on response of cerebral metastases to chemotherapy is added.