unresectable


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Related to unresectable: metastasized
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unresectable

adj irresecable
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- The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Zirabev (bevacizumab-bvzr), a biosimilar to Avastin (bevacizumab), for the treatment of five types of cancer: metastatic colorectal cancer; unresectable, locally advanced, recurrent or metastatic non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC); recurrent glioblastoma; metastatic renal cell carcinoma ; and persistent, recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer, US-based pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc.
Food and Drug Administration on the clinical development plan to pursue a tissue agnostic indication to support an expanded label for AZEDRA for the treatment of patients with unresectable or metastatic neuroendocrine tumors who are MIBG avid.
United Kingdom-based AstraZeneca has revealed three-year overall survival results from the Phase III PACIFIC trial of Imfinzi (durvalumab) in unresectable, Stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) during the 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago, it was reported yesterday.
In terms of Imfinzi, the three-year overall survival take from the Pacific trial gives new evidence that there is a long-term survival benefit to the drug for unresectable stage three non-small cell lung cancer patients whose disease did not progress after chemoradiation therapy.
Commences Providing the First New Therapy for Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma in China in Almost a Decade
Global Banking News-September 26, 2018-AstraZeneca presents data on overall survival data for Imfinzi in unresectable, stage III lung cancer
As per the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines, presentation of PDAC is divided into resectable, borderline resectable, and unresectable (LAPC and metastatic) disease, with distinctions for pancreatic anatomy, as well as venous and arterial involvement [6, 7].
Background: Controversy exists over whether aggressive surgical resection of the primary tumor without metastasectomy first or chemotherapy first in stage IV colon cancer with unresectable synchronous liver-only-metastases (CLM) improves patients.
Pembrolizumab, the programmed-death receptor-l-blocking antibody, is now approved as a first-line treatment of unresectable or metastatic melanoma, based on the results of the KEYNOTE-006 study.
Two drugs that target mutations on the BRAF gene have been approved for treating metastatic or unresectable melanomas that express the mutations--along with a companion test to detect the mutations, the Food and Drug Administration announced.
(1,2) Although numerous studies have evaluated the effects of chemoradiotherapy (CRT), including cost-effectiveness for locally advanced HNC, sometimes called unresectable but not defined, (3-7) few investigations have described the criteria of unresectability and outcomes of patients with stage IVB HNC (8-10) treated exclusively by CRT.