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Ovarian Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. Military Institute of the Health Services, Warsaw, Poland

Survival: 9.0 months
Toxicity Grade: 4
Treatments: Chemotherapy
Country: Poland
City/State/Province: Warsaw
Hospital: Military Institute of the Health Services
Journal: Link
Date: 6/2009

Patients: This study involved twenty-five women with heavily-pretreated ovarian cancer. The median age was 48, ranging from 46 to 52 years of age.

Treatment: Patients were treated with the chemotherapy drug topotecan.

Toxicity: About half of patients experienced grade 3-4 neutropenia, leucopenia, and/or anemia. Grade 2-3 toxicities included alopecia and nausea/vomiting.

Results: The median overall survival was 9 months.

Correspondence: Dr. Lubomir Bodnar

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