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Brain Cancer treatment details. Biologic therapy. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, United States



Survival: 5.6 months
   
Toxicity Grade: 4
   
Treatments: Biologic therapy
   
Drugs:
Country: United States
   
City/State/Province: Rochester, MN
   
Hospital: Mayo Clinic
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 9/2013

Description:
Patients:
This phase 2 study involved 54 recurrent glioblastoma patients. The median patient age was 55 years; no gender information was provided.

Treatment:
Patients received biologic therapy with bevacizumab and sorafenib.

Toxicities:
The most severe toxicities were of grade 4 and included grade 3-4 fatigue and high blood pressure.

Results:
The median overall survival was 5.6 months.

Correspondence: Dr. Evanthia Galanis; email: galanis.evanthia@mayo.edu

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