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ea0068p12 | Abstracts | UKINETS2019

Systemic chemotherapy for inoperable Goblet Cell Adenocarcinomas (GCAs)

Barriuso Jorge , Lamarca Angela , Martin Amy , Chakrabarty Bipasha , Clouston Hamish , Mullamitha Saifee , McNamara Mairead , Marti-Marti Francisca , Hubner Richard , Saunders Mark , O'Dwyer Sarah , Braun Michael , Valle Juan

Background: Appendiceal GCAs (previously known as Goblet Cell Carcinoids) are considered to have an unpredictable behaviour; even in node-negative patients, metastases mainly local to the adjacent peritoneum are seen. The systemic chemotherapy (scx) is often borrowed from colon cancer regimens. We designed a retrospective study with the aim of describing the use of scx in these rare malignancies in our institution.Methods: Data from all consecutive cases...