Gastrointestinal stromal tumors, version 2.2014: Featured updates to the NCCN Guidelines

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Abstract

  • Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) are the most common soft tissue sarcoma of the gastrointestinal tract, resulting most commonly from KIT or platelet-derived growth factor receptor α (PDGFRα)-activating mutations. These NCCN Guideline Insights high-light the important updates to the NCCN Guidelines for Soft Tissue Sarcoma specific to the management of patients with GIST experiencing disease progression while on imatinib and/or sunitinib. © JNCCN-Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.
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    Author List

  • Von Mehren M; Randall RL; Benjamin RS; Boles S; Bui MM; Casper ES; Conrad EU; DeLaney TF; Ganjoo KN; George S
  • Start Page

  • 853
  • End Page

  • 862
  • Volume

  • 12
  • Issue

  • 6