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Ovarian Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. University Hospital of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands

Survival: ?
Toxicity Grade: 4
Treatments: Chemotherapy
Drugs: Hycamtin
Country: Netherlands
City/State/Province: Groningen
Hospital: University Hospital of Groningen
Journal: Link
Date: 3/2005

Patients: This Phase I study involved 21 women with advanced ovarian cancer. The median age was 51.

Treatment: The treatment consisted of three chemotherapeutic drugs: topotecan, carboplatin, and paclitaxel.

Toxicity: Grade 1-4 toxicities included: thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, and anemia. Grade 1-3 toxicities included: nausea, fatigue, vomiting, and diarrhea.

Results: Overall survival was not reported, but fifteen patients had a median progression-free survival of 27 months.

Correspondence: P.H.B. Willemse, MD

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