Clin Oncol | Volume 6, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

A Highly Effective Treatment?

Masquillier HIL* and Lugtenburg PJ

Department of Hematology, Erasmus MC Cancer Institute, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

*Correspondance to: Masquillier HIL 

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The medical use of cannabinoids, especially in palliative care, is by now well known. Despite clinical data remain limited and inconclusive, cannabinoids may be effective in nausea and vomiting, cancer pain, anorexia and depression or anxiety. A 60-year-old American woman, with an insignificant medical history, was first seen at the out-patient hematology department in July 2016. She presented with intermittent right-sided abdominal pain for several weeks. The pain increased by eating fatty foods.


Masquillier HIL, Lugtenburg PJ. A Highly Effective Treatment?. Clin Oncol. 2021;6:1863..

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