C. Andrew Kistler, MD, PharmD, RPh

Andy authors Cancer Therapy Advisor's "In the Clinic" column. He is a Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellow at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.

Most Recent Articles by C. Andrew Kistler, MD, PharmD, RPh

Managing Tumor Lysis Syndrome — In the Clinic

Managing Tumor Lysis Syndrome — In the Clinic

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TLS considered an emergency, so it's crucial to initiate therapy as soon as possible.

In the Clinic: Managing Malignant Pleural Effusions

In the Clinic: Managing Malignant Pleural Effusions

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Management of malignant pleural effusions should be tailored to the particular patient, depending on preference, prognosis, and variety of underlying disease.

Pancreatitis and the Risk of Cancer

Pancreatitis and the Risk of Cancer

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Some patients diagnosed with HP or AP have a significantly increased risk of developing pancreatic cancer.

Colorectal Cancer Screening: Utility of Septin-9 Assays

Colorectal Cancer Screening: Utility of Septin-9 Assays

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While colonoscopy is considered the gold standard screening method for CRC, it can be burdensome to patients; blood tests, while less burdensome, are not necessarily as sensitive.

Prostate Cancer and Radiation Colitis

Prostate Cancer and Radiation Colitis

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Up to 20% of patients with prostate cancer treated with radiation therapy — external or internal via brachytherapy — will develop radiation colitis.

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