Regimen 3 (every 3-4 weeks) Cisplatin 90 mg/m2 IV infused over 6 hours (hours 0-6), day 0; Adriamycin 20 mg/m2/day continuous infusion x 4 days, days 0-3; Under 1 year of age, Cisplatin 3 mg/kg; Adriamycin 0.66 mg/kg;

After 4 cycles, attempt surgical resection followed by 4 additional courses of chemotherapy not possible (biopsy or incomplete removal), every attempt should be made to promote tumor shrinkage and resectability.

Liver Transplantation

Liver transplantation has been used in selected cases of hepatoblastoma that were unresectable.

Was this article helpful?

0 0

Post a comment