Sustained complete response to erlotinib in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: A case report
Mie Mie Thinn, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Loma Linda Veterans Administration Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA 92357, United States
Chung-Tzu Hsueh, Department of Dentistry, Cathay General Hospital, Taipei City 106, Taiwan
Chung-Tsen Hsueh, Division of Medical Oncology and Hematology, Department of Medicine, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 92357, United States
Author contributions: Hsueh CT performed clinical examination and collected data; Thinn MM, Hsueh CT and Hsueh CT designed the report, analyzed the data and wrote the paper; all authors read and approved the final manuscript.
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Corresponding author: Chung-Tsen Hsueh, MD, PhD, Professor, Division of Medical Oncology and Hematology, Department of Medicine, Loma Linda University, 11175 Campus Street, CSP 11015, Loma Linda, CA 92357, United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: December 19, 2018
Peer-review started: December 20, 2018
First decision: January 5, 2019
Revised: January 12, 2019
Accepted: January 29, 2019
Article in press: January 29, 2019
Published online: March 6, 2019