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Ovarian Cancer treatment details. Immunotherapy. University of Arizona Cancer Center, Tucson, AZ, United States



Survival: ?
   
Toxicity Grade: 3
   
Treatments: Immunotherapy
   
Drugs:
Country: United States
   
City/State/Province: Tucson, AZ
   
Hospital: University of Arizona Cancer Center
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 9/2005

Description:
Patients: This phase III study involved 70 evaluable patients women with stage III ovarian cancer. Half the patients received the treatment and half received a placebo.

Treatment: The treatment consisted of immunotherapy - alpha-interferon.

Toxicity: Grade 3 toxicities included abdominal pain/cramping, diarrhea, fatigue, headache, nausea, pain, and vomiting.

Results: Median survival was not reported because it had not yet been reached.

Correspondence: David S. Alberts, MD

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