Sodium Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibition Combined With Cetuximab Significantly Reduced Tumor Size and Carcinoembryonic Antigen Level in Colon Cancer Metastatic to Liver

Sodium Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibition Combined With Cetuximab Significantly Reduced Tumor... Case Report Sodium Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibition Combined With Cetuximab Significantly Reduced Tumor Size and Carcinoembryonic Antigen Level in Colon Cancer Metastatic to Liver 1,2 2 3 2 Junichi Okada, Shunichi Matsumoto, Kyoichi Kaira, Tsugumichi Saito, 2 4 5 6 Eijiro Yamada, Hideaki Yokoo, Ryuji Katoh, Motoyasu Kusano, 2 2 Shuichi Okada, Masanobu Yamada Clinical Clinical Practice Practice Points Points A 69-year-old male patient had been regularly visiting  His cancer cells had become resistant to 2 combina- our hospital to manage his sigmoid colon cancer with tion chemotherapy regimens; thus, monotherapy with multiple liver metastases since he had undergone cetuximab was started. resection of primary sigmoid colon cancer at age 64  With the latter regimen, his glucose metabolism years. remained stable with daily oral absorption of He developed postprandial hyperglycemia from ste- dapagliflozin. roid administration during chemotherapy and was  One month later, his carcinoembryonic antigen level referred to our outpatient clinic. had decreased dramatically from 1104 to 112.4 ng/mL, Because he was already receiving insulin therapy, we and computed tomography showed that his metastatic adjusted his insulin dosage and added a sodium glucose tumor lesions had shrunk substantially, suggesting the cotransporter (SGLT2) inhibitor (dapagliflozin; 5 mg/day). http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Clinical Colorectal Cancer Elsevier

Sodium Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibition Combined With Cetuximab Significantly Reduced Tumor Size and Carcinoembryonic Antigen Level in Colon Cancer Metastatic to Liver

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Elsevier
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Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Inc.
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1533-0028
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1936-0674
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10.1016/j.clcc.2017.09.005
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Case Report Sodium Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibition Combined With Cetuximab Significantly Reduced Tumor Size and Carcinoembryonic Antigen Level in Colon Cancer Metastatic to Liver 1,2 2 3 2 Junichi Okada, Shunichi Matsumoto, Kyoichi Kaira, Tsugumichi Saito, 2 4 5 6 Eijiro Yamada, Hideaki Yokoo, Ryuji Katoh, Motoyasu Kusano, 2 2 Shuichi Okada, Masanobu Yamada Clinical Clinical Practice Practice Points Points A 69-year-old male patient had been regularly visiting  His cancer cells had become resistant to 2 combina- our hospital to manage his sigmoid colon cancer with tion chemotherapy regimens; thus, monotherapy with multiple liver metastases since he had undergone cetuximab was started. resection of primary sigmoid colon cancer at age 64  With the latter regimen, his glucose metabolism years. remained stable with daily oral absorption of He developed postprandial hyperglycemia from ste- dapagliflozin. roid administration during chemotherapy and was  One month later, his carcinoembryonic antigen level referred to our outpatient clinic. had decreased dramatically from 1104 to 112.4 ng/mL, Because he was already receiving insulin therapy, we and computed tomography showed that his metastatic adjusted his insulin dosage and added a sodium glucose tumor lesions had shrunk substantially, suggesting the cotransporter (SGLT2) inhibitor (dapagliflozin; 5 mg/day).

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Clinical Colorectal CancerElsevier

Published: Mar 1, 2018

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