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Mesothelioma Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States



Survival: ?
   
Toxicity Grade: 4
   
Treatments: Chemotherapy
   
Drugs: Doxil
Country: United States
   
City/State/Province: Minneapolis, Minnesota
   
Hospital: University of Minnesota Medical School
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 1/2002

Description:
Patients: This Phase II study involved 15 patients with mesothelioma.

Treatment: The treatment consisted of the administration of the drug, doxorubicin (doxil).

Toxicity: Toxicities included neutrophils (grade 3 and 4), skin (grade 1 and 2), mucositis (grade 1 and 2), nausea (grade 1), and fatigue (grade 1).

Results: One patient had a partial response. Overall survival was not discussed.

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