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Liver Cancer treatment details. Biologic therapy. Civil Hospital of Vimercate, Milan, Italy

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Treatments: Biologic therapy
Country: Italy
City/State/Province: Milan
Hospital: Civil Hospital of Vimercate
Journal: Link
Date: 6/2005

Patients: 179 patients with intermediate or advanced stage liver cancer started this study. These patients (123 men and 56 women; mean age 64.9 years) were not eligible for other therapies because of their intermediate or advanced hepatocellular carcinoma.

Treatment: The patients were randomly assigned to either receive no treatment, or to receive Stem Cell Differentiation Stage Factors derived from Zebra Fish embryos.

Toxicity: Diarrhea, pain in calves, and itching were all reported but no grades were given.

Results: Overall median survival was not reported.

Correspondence: Pier Mario Biava

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