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

Margaret Von Mehren, R Randall, Robert S. Benjamin, Sarah Boles, Marilyn M. Bui, Ephraim S. Casper, Ernest U. Conrad, Thomas F. DeLaney, Kristen N. Ganjoo, Suzanne George, Ricardo J. Gonzalez, Martin J. Heslin, John M. Kane, Joel Mayerson, Sean V. McGarry, Christian Meyer, Richard J. O'Donnell, Alberto S. Pappo, I. Benjamin Paz, John D. PfeiferRichard F. Riedel, Scott Schuetze, Karen D. Schupak, Herbert S. Schwartz, Brian A. Van Tine, Jeffrey D. Wayne, Mary Anne Bergman, Hema Sundar

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)853-862
Number of pages10
JournalJNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network
Volume12
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2014
Externally publishedYes

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  • Oncology

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    Von Mehren, M., Randall, R., Benjamin, R. S., Boles, S., Bui, M. M., Casper, E. S., Conrad, E. U., DeLaney, T. F., Ganjoo, K. N., George, S., Gonzalez, R. J., Heslin, M. J., Kane, J. M., Mayerson, J., McGarry, S. V., Meyer, C., O'Donnell, R. J., Pappo, A. S., Paz, I. B., ... Sundar, H. (2014). Gastrointestinal stromal tumors, version 2.2014: Featured updates to the NCCN Guidelines. JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 12(6), 853-862. https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2014.0080