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Breast Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. ‘‘A. Perrino’’ Hospital, Brindisi, Italy



Survival: 17.0 months
   
Toxicity Grade: 3
   
Treatments: Chemotherapy
   
Drugs:
Country: Italy
   
City/State/Province: Brindisi
   
Hospital: ‘‘A. Perrino’’ Hospital
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 7/2011

Description:
Patients:
This study involved 60 women with previously treated metastatic breast cancer. The median age was 63 years.

Treatment:
Patients were treated with the chemotherapy agent capecitabine.

Toxicity:
The maximum toxicity level reported was of grade 3, consisting of 3 cases of hand foot syndrome.

Results:
The reported median overall survival was 17 months.

Correspondence: Dr. P. Fedele; email: minafedele@hotmail.com

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