chlorambucil


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an alkalating agent (trade name Leukeran) used to treat some kinds of cancer

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Overall, AEs leading to treatment discontinuation were less frequent with ibrutinib than with chlorambucil (9% vs.
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He had been treated with several cycles of chlorambucil, endoxane and melphalan for chronic lymphatic leukaemia and, in 1997, autologous bone marrow transplantation.
The team evaluated results from 33 patients who were treated with prednisolone and chlorambucil, 37 patients with ciclosporin and 38 who were provided with supportive therapy alone.
The patient initially responded to treatment with chlorambucil and prednisone (1 cycle), but relapsed in 2002.
Whereas acetochlor and alachlor were active in both the ARE-bla and ARE-luc assays, chlorambucil and melphalan were inactive across all assays.
Specific chemotherapy agents, particularly the alkylating ones such as cyclophosphamide and chlorambucil, may cause permanent DNA damage in ovarian follicles.
The GCLLSG is currently conducting an open-label 3-arm randomized phase III trial to compare the efficacy and safety of the new monoclonal CD20 antibody R05072759 (GA 101) plus chlorambucil (GC1b) to those of rituximab plus chlorambucil (RC1b) or chlorambucil only (Clb) in previously untreated patients with comorbidity.
She had a history of Rai stage IV B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and was in partial remission, having been treated with prednisolone and chlorambucil.
The oncologist in charge of her case prescribed chlorambucil, a chemo so comparatively mild that she never shed her hair, but it kept the lymphoma quiescent Still, she decided to consult specialists at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
A 10-year follow-up of a randomized study with methylprednisolone and chlorambucil in membranous nephropathy.
After one month, in agreement with the Onco-Hematologist, the decision to treat the LLC was taken, and chlorambucil 0.
The Development of Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer 1970s The most common drugs were used as monotherapy: melphalan, cyclophosphamide, chlorambucil, and thiopeta.