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Breast Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, United States



Survival: 12.0 months
   
Toxicity Grade: 3
   
Treatments: Chemotherapy
   
Drugs: Navelbine
Country: United States
   
City/State/Province: Jacksonville, FL
   
Hospital: Mayo Clinic
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 4/2006

Description:
Patients: This phase II study involved 25 patients (median age 73) with metastatic breast cancer. All patients were 65 years og age or over.

Treatment: The treatment consisted of one chemotherapy agent (oral Vinorelbine).

Toxicity: Grade 3 or higher toxicities included neutropenia, fatigue, dizziness, leukopenia, and ataxia.

Results: There was one partial response and the median survival was estimated to be 12 months.

Correspondence: Dr. E. A. Perez

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