Article and Video CATEGORIES

Cancer Journey

Search By

City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center

Case Based Panel Discussion –ALK Positive, High PD-L1:First Line Treatment for Competing Targets
Fri, 03/20/2020 - 00:00
Author
H. Jack West, MD, Founder, President and CEO
Image
For this round of case based panel discussions, Dr. Jack West is joined by Drs. Jonathan Riess and Suki Padda.

Jonathan W. Riess, MD MS is Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. Sukhmani Padda MD is Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology) at the Stanford University Medical Center.

The doctors discuss a series of cases related to a diagnosis of ALK Positive NSCLC. In this video, the discussion is regarding a patient with ALK positive and high PDL-1. What is the first line treatment for potentially competing targets?

 

 

For a full listing of these case based discussions, please visit https://cancergrace.org/sponsor/case-based-panel-discussions-2019-lung-cancer.

To join the conversation, visit https://cancergrace.org/forum

 

 

Video Language

Next Previous link

Previous PostNext Post

Related Content

Community Forum

Hi Carole, Welcome to Grace. If the adrenal is the only place that cancer has been seen since your lobectomy it could be that it's what's known as a precocious metastasis/oligoprogression...

Carole,

These approaches haven't been directly compared, and it really depends on who can do the job and what they say is appropriate to expect in terms of side effects. In...

Hi CDaniele,
Welcome to Grace. If the TKI is working except for one or 2 places local treatment such as radiation can be used to get rid of the resistant cells...

I forgot to tell you that Grace is having its annual OncTalk live forum online Saturday, Dec. 11 at 8 am Pacific and 11 am Eastern
It will be invaluable to...

This is indeed a happy Thanksgiving in our house. I'll post about it at soon but we've just come out of a dark place and are feeling so hopeful today.
As...

Janine I am so happy to hear things like this. What you can or feel comfortable sharing, know that we are here! You are a very important part of the GRACE...

Hi and welcome to Grace.  I'm sorry your sister-in-law is going through this it's so unsettling, to say the least.  Cancer travels through the lymph system but also through blood vessels. ...

Recent Comments

JOIN THE CONVERSATION
Carole,These approaches…
By Dr West on Thu, 12/02/2021 - 20:49
Happy!
By dbrock on Thu, 12/02/2021 - 15:32
Hi Carole, Welcome to Grace…
By Dr West on Thu, 12/02/2021 - 13:22
Bump
By JanineT Forum … on Wed, 12/01/2021 - 10:24