Abstract:Background: Irinotecan is a drug active against pediatric sarcomas with a toxicity profile that theoretically allows for its association with more myelotoxic drugs. We examined the feasibility of a dose-density strategy integrating irinotecan in standard chemotherapy regimens for patients with high-risk sarcomas.Methods: Between November 2013 and January 2020, 23 patients ≤25 years old were included in the study. Eleven patients newly diagnosed with metastatic disease received nine cycles of IrIVA (irinotecan-… Show more
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