Hereditary diffuse gastric cancer
Other Names for this Disease
- Gastric cancer, familial diffuse
- Gastric cancer, hereditary diffuse
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(Eli Lilly and Company)
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|Treatment of advanced gastric or gastro-esophageal junction adenocarcinoma, as a single agent or in combination with paclitaxel, after prior fluoropyrimidine- or platinium-containing chemotherapy.|
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