Prevention of second primary tumors by an acyclic retinoid in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma

N Engl J Med. 1999 Apr 1;340(13):1046-7. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199904013401315.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular / drug therapy*
  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular / mortality
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Liver Neoplasms / drug therapy*
  • Liver Neoplasms / mortality
  • Neoplasms, Second Primary / prevention & control*
  • Survival Analysis
  • Tretinoin / analogs & derivatives*
  • Tretinoin / therapeutic use

Substances

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Tretinoin
  • 3,7,11,15-tetramethyl-2,4,6,10,14-hexadecapentaenoic acid