cytoreduction

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cy·to·re·duc·tion

n. destrucción de celulas, gen. células cancerosas clonos por medio de quimioterapia.
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KEYTRUDA is not recommended for the treatment of patients with PMBCL who require urgent cytoreductive therapy.
Peritoneal dissemination of hepatoid carcinoma of the ovary treated with cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy.
Prior to the introduction of targeted therapy, cytoreductive nephrectomy (CN) was considered the standard of care for metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC) after randomized controlled trials demonstrated a survival benefit of upfront CN followed by cytokine therapy.
Systematic review of cytoreductive surgery and heated intraoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy for treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis in primary and recurrent ovarian cancer.
In the United States, women with advanced-stage ovarian cancer typically are treated with primary cytoreductive (debulking) surgery followed by platinum--and taxane-based chemotherapy.
[7] CECT of abdomen and pelvis is the standard imaging modality for preoperative imaging, staging at presentation and distinguishing between patients suitable for primary cytoreductive surgery and patients requiring neoadjuvant chemo prior to surgery.
A 55-years-old female patient was admitted to our unit for performing a cytoreductive surgery for a high suspicion of stage IIIC ovarian carcinoma (left ovarian tumor, an important amount of ascites, multiple nodules of peritoneal carcinomatosis revealed on CT scan, increased level of CA125 tumor marker (677 units/mL)).
Thus, we suspended ATRA immediately and continued with inflammatory-arresting dexamethasone combined with cytoreductive daunorubicin and ATO.
26, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Higher inpatient pain scores and postoperative opioid consumption are associated with persistent opioid use of up to six months among children and adolescents who have undergone cytoreductive surgery with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy, according to a study published in a recent issue of Pediatric Anesthesia.